Archive for September, 2010
Todayâ€™s been such a busy day that I totally forgot to stop and say this; with less than a half hour to go on this September 11, I wanted to say all that I can say to those of you who have served our country: Thank you.
My dance card is filling up fast: SEPTEMBER, 2010 13 AtlantaMDF: Iâ€™m not presenting, but Iâ€™m on the leadership team. Weâ€™re watching the PASS Summit 2009 keynote, and hoping to generate some additional interest in Summit 2010. 21 Columbus GA SSUG: Presenting on Red Gateâ€™s SQL Source Control. This is a new presentation for me, [...]
Obviously, the angst over the 2010 PASS elections still lives on for some, and some of you are probably ready to move on to more immediate concerns, but as for me, Iâ€™m stuck here trying to figure out what I should learn from all of this. I do think we as a community need to [...]
I recently helped a friend solve an XML problem, and thought I would post the solution here. Although there are lots of notes on how to use XQuery in SQL Server 2005+, this was a real world scenario that was trickier than I expected. The friend works for an insurance company broker, and in one [...]