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Just a quick reminder that I’ll be speaking at the Richmond Code Camp this upcoming weekend. I’ll be giving two talks… here they are: Indexes and Other Free Performance Boosts Time & Location October 4, 2009 at Richmond Code Camp. Abstract The database is often viewed as a major ...
Thanks to everyone who attended my SQL Server Reporting Services class in Nashville over the last couple of weeks. As promised, here is a list of online resources that may prove useful to you as you continue to work with Reporting Services. Reporting Services Tutorials Reporting Services Samples on Codeplex ...
For the third straight year I am on the ballot for the PASS Board of Directors. It is truly an honor to be considered for this position. I hope that my service to the PASS Community for the last year has been well received and that you will see fit ...
Last week, my boss handed me a gift. He asked our network admin and myself what our infrastructure should look like in the next six to eighteen months. Right now, we have about 35 primary production servers. Many of them have a web/app server and a database server on ...
ISNULL() replaces NULL with the value you provide. For example: DECLARE @var int SET @var = NULLselect ISNULL(@var, 100) as [Var] This returns 100. Simple and easy, right? ISNULL is often used to take care of NULLs in mathematical sets. For example: SELECT AVG(ISNULL(Charge, 0))FROM BankAccount ...
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