Steve Ballmer may just be a mad genius at how he is navigating Microsoft through the ongoing mobile device war that is raging.
By Arie Jones
Nandini Ramani, leader of Oracle’s Java development, wrote an interesting blog post last week on all the security vulnerabilities that have been plaguing Java here recently
Sometimes a checksum is not all it's cracked up to be
A lot of press has been made of Bitcoin in the last few years, but what exactly is the phenomenon and how could or would it affect the way that we handle transactions?
My blog has gone through SEVERAL iterations over the past several years, mainly depending on what mood I am in at a particular time or what technology I am using. I have basically tried them all…
A very common scenario in an ETL process is one in which you need to call out to some configuration tables to figure out some values that it needs to use somewhere downstream in the process. Quite often you also want to pass in some parameters as well. So in this article I will be addressing both of those scenarios.
By Azure Ninja
Microsoft announced earlier this month that they were changing the way Azure SQL Reporting was being charged.
We look at how to create a default button behavior that can be attached to a control in Silverlight.
I decided that it was high time that I switched out my older 500GB mechanical hard drive with an SSD. Here is my experience so far.
The webcast series has completed…BUT you can still see the content by following the links below!
Thanks to everyone that attended the presentation last night! It was really great to have everyone there and engaged in the conversation. Also great to see some old comrades as well. Below you will find the link to my slides and the content from th
Well, PTI is ramping up for the release of SQL Server 2012 which is coming out the first half of this year and in order to help get the community up to speed we are putting on TWO MONTHS worth of weekly webcasts based on all of the new goodies that a
Ah yes, I know…a little corny but every so often at events I run into some interesting people and I actually try to look up almost everyone that I meet in order to see what they are about. So I have decided to start a little Young Developer / Young D
Another SQL Saturday weekend has come and gone. This time it was SQL Saturday #87 in Louisville, KY . The event appeared to be pretty well packed
Here’s a fairly common question that can be solved fairly easily. Sometimes when you have a ListBox of Items you would like for those items to stretch the available width of the ListBox. Sounds pretty straightforward right? Given we have something si
I am in the process of setting up a new server with a Hyper-V network and have run into an interesting problem where the network connection keeps dropping off.
Thanks for everyone that attended the webinar. Pragmatic Works should have the video up by the end of the week. I know that we obviously wen a little long and I don’t think I answered everyone’s questions so feel free to hit me up here or via Twitter
Thanks to everyone that attended the session with Pragmatic Works. It was great getting a lot of good questions. As promised, here are the slides and the scripts for everything.