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Goodbye Oracle VC but hello…

It is with a tinge of sadness that we announce the Oracle Virtual Chapter is no more, but do not despair, all is not lost! Background Around 14 months ago the leadership of the Oracle Virtual Chapter changed hands after … Continue reading

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Problem removing files from TempDB

I recently ran into an interesting problem while attempting to remove approximately half of the TempDB data files configured in a testing environment. As you might expect, there are various SQL Server tasks that are performed infrequently by a DBA, and this is … Continue reading

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Have you submitted to SQL Nexus yet?

If you have not already heard, SQL Nexus (a next generation SQL Server focused event) will be held on May 2nd – 4th 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The “idea” for SQL Nexus (w|t) was first conceived in 2012 more as a … Continue reading

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