Big Data Round Up

Big Data Round Up

This month’s T-SQL Tuesday was all about Big Data. See what the community has to say about Big Data with this collection of articles ranging from deep technical walk-throughs to musings about Big Data’s impact on our industry and the…

Inside the XEvent Profiler

Inside the XEvent Profiler

XEvent Profiler is a new feature of SQL Server Management Studio v17.3. I applaud the SQL Server Tools Team for this feature. I feel like it will go a long way towards putting the legacy SQL Profiler to bed. Sometimes…

T-SQL Tuesday #95 – Unstructured Cosmos

T-SQL Tuesday #95 – Unstructured Cosmos

T-SQL Tuesday (#TSQL2sDAY) is a blog party founded by Adam Machanic (b | t). Each month a member of the community hosts the party and selects a topic for us to write about. This month, I am hosting. I invited…

TSQL2sday #95 Invitation – Big Data

TSQL2sday #95 Invitation – Big Data

T-SQL Tuesday is a monthly blog party started by Adam Machanic. Everyone is invited to this party. Participation is easy. Simply write a blog post about the topic presented and post it on the second Tuesday of the month (October…

AWS Database Migration Service

AWS Database Migration Service

I have begun writing a few blog posts focused on launching your databases into the cloud. Specifically targeted on database migration methodologies. Choosing a migration method involves making a lot of decisions up-front. This post will assume that Managed Relational…

Website hosting challenges

Website hosting challenges

I appreciate everyone’s patience with SQLHammer.com. It is encouraging that you are reading this instead of seeing a Cloudflare error message, a site that does not load images and has a bad SSL certificate, or my maintenance page. Over the last…