Monthly Archives: December 2014


Passed the 70-461 exam today, step one on my goal for the MCSE: Business Intelligence.  Man, that thing was way harder than the practice tests I took.  I purchased the book “Training Kit (Exam 70-461) Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012” … Continue reading

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Have you used WHEN NOT MATCHED BY Source THEN DELETE much in your work with MERGE? I’ve been using SQL Server’s MERGE statement since a little before my previous post on it, but I never used the clause above much at … Continue reading

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Starting up again

What he said:  George Woods. George and I were talking about blogging after finding Colleen Morrow’s excellent blog again recently.   We both agreed that blogging is a good thing to do, yet difficult to keep current.  I’ve got a number of  goals … Continue reading

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