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Looking back at 2013

Looking back at my list of 30000 foot goals, it seems that I have put forward goals that I will work towards that are hard to measure.  A lot of them are more geared toward social aspects that it would … Continue reading

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MCSE: Data Platform

So, on a much quicker note, since it was a much quicker test for me, I went and took the upgrade test to complete my MCSE: Data Platform certification. I did this after looking at the list of skills measured … Continue reading

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70-463 – Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012

This is the test that I was going to breeze through.  I knew SSIS front to back, and all I had to learn was the new 2012 stuff.  I figured at most a few days of studying, and the majority … Continue reading

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70-462: Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases

This morning I passed the 70-462: Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases exam.  I feel quite happy with this accomplishment for many reasons, least of which is being woken up at 2 AM by my son and not being able … Continue reading

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A look back at 2012 and a short look forward

2012 was a great year for more reasons than I can possibly list.  It was not, however, a great year for blogging or following through with my goals for the year. Some highlights: Had another great year with my Wife … Continue reading

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2012–Goals

A Look Forward This year I think that my goals will be focused a little differently, probably a little more on home life with some of the events I have planned for this year. Some of these will be boring … Continue reading

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Fake New Posts on Feed

For anyone who might be watching this space through the feed, I’m sorry if you got hit with a bunch of “new” posts.  I was updating some of the tags for my old posts and didn’t realize that they would … Continue reading

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JSSUG Meetings and Musings

I don’t know if I’ll continue to go over the recaps for the Jacksonville FL SQL Server User Group (JSSUG) meetings or not, but I figure I’d like to write a bit about the first two that I have attended … Continue reading

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UnSQL 001 – Personal / Professional Branding

NOTE: The MidnightDBAs are starting a new series for community blogging activities devoted to items which are ancillary or tangential to SQL.  The first topic to be discussed is Branding.  Prior to approximately five years ago I had never really … Continue reading

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SQL Saturday #49 Recap (long overdue)

So, this post is at least a month overdue.  What can I say, I’ve been busy shooting zombies (Left 4 Dead 2) and trying to learn a new environment at work. Speaker Dinner / Night Before Prior to arriving at … Continue reading

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