Author Archives: retracement

Bitesize SSIS: Deploying the SSIS Catalog

I hate SSIS. It seems to me that it is full of certain nuances and unless you are regularly developing SSIS packages, they are easy to forget or it is easy to miss specific important steps. I first started using SSIS back … Continue reading

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Back in the Big Apple!

I am delighted to announce that I’ll once again be speaking at SQLSaturday New York on the 20th May and this is my Third time speaking at this event and my FOURTH time speaking at the Microsoft offices in New … Continue reading

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Setting up Samba on Linux Mint (the easy way)

The Server Message Block (SMB) Protocol is a network file sharing protocol introduced by Microsoft and can be incredibly useful when moving files across multiplatform machines (particularly if your primary machine is a Windows desktop). Samba is a file and … Continue reading

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