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This page provides an aggregate of feeds from Colorado SQL community members that blog about SQL Server.  If you live in Colorado and would like your fieed listed, please send us an email at info@coloradosql.org and let us know.

ColoradoSQL Bloggers

Thursday, September 15, 2016 5:26:41 AM
It’s been a while, but I want to wrap up my series on Azure SQL Databases and Powershell. In my last post, I talked about how you can make point in time backups of Azure SQL Databases using the Start-AzureSqlDatabaseExport. This process allows you to make a backup of your Azure SQL Database and store […]
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 4:00:57 AM
Last week, as I watched the Twitters, I saw an interesting blog post from Julie Koesmarno(@MsSQLGirl) about creating alerts for Azure SQL Database. These are cool because one of the many things I get asked about when talking about Azure SQL Database is “how do I monitor this darn thing?” With these alerts, you can […]
Thursday, August 18, 2016 4:30:56 AM

We’ve been working on this for a while now and I’m excited to announce the merger of Quanta Intelligence and DawaBI. This merger will deepen and broaden our service offering to provide more value to our customers through knowledge and expertise. With Datalere, you are not just provided a resource, you get our whole team! Going forward, we’ll be doing business as Datalere. The name, Datalere was formed from a combination of Data and Alere. Data as anything we do will involve data and Alere which the Latin translation is ‘to care for’ or ‘tend to’. The name says it all, we are data experts and we care about your data. Our teams have been involved in projects ranging from few hour consulting engagements to multi-year high profile projects for startups and Fortune 500 companies. The services we provide are Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Big Data, Software Development, Mobile Development […]

The post DawaBI Merges with Quanta Intelligence to Broaden and Deepen our Service Offering appeared first on DawaBI.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 4:00:25 AM
A month and a half ago, with a lot of fanfare and maybe a little confetti, the SQL Server Tools Team released an update to SQL Server Management Studio that massively updated the SQL Server Powershell experience. As I blogged, this is a big deal and long overdue. I am extremely happy that this is […]
Thursday, August 11, 2016 3:30:06 AM

Jesse Seymour recently asked this question on Twitter: Hey #sqlfamily, need some research help 🙂 Your opinion, top ten skills to master for entry level MS BI pro? Could be tech or soft skills — Jesse Seymour (@JesseBizInt) August 11, 2016 This is a GREAT question because many people starting a path in business intelligence, […]

The post 10 Essential Skills for SQL Server Beginners appeared first on Doug Lane.

Monday, August 8, 2016 6:17:02 PM

Things got quiet around here in December 2013. That’s when I was hired by Brent Ozar Unlimited. I stopped blogging here, and began blogging over there. Here are a few of my favorite posts from my time there: The Five Stages of Dynamic SQL Grief Doug Broke It: Minimal Logging (Video) We Are Ready for […]

The post Where Are My Blog Posts From 2014-2016? appeared first on Doug Lane.

Monday, August 8, 2016 8:40:46 AM
SQL Saturday San Antonio #550 This weekend I am heading north to the great city of San Antonio, TX.  I am excited to see what the organizers have put together for us.  This is the first time San Antonio is hosting a SQL Saturday and from what I have seen so far it should be […]
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 4:49:47 AM
If you keep up on all the news coming out of PASS then you might have seen the recent changes that are going to be made to the SQL Saturday offering starting Jan 1st, 2017.  If you haven’t had a chance to see the news yet, you can take a look at it here:  Making […]
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 4:00:35 AM
This month, the SQL Server tools team released an updated version of the SQL Server PowerShell module. It is a huge leap forward for using PowerShell and SQL Server together, with the tools team making a serious commitment to correcting the sins of the past. While we still have a long way to go, this […]