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Thursday, June 11, 2015
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Maintaining database backups isĀ an essential part of most DBA’s or Sys Admin’s job descriptions, yet it’s common to find deployments of larger databases where the time taken to run a full backup means that they are not being taken as regularly as possible. Using differential backups is all well and good but for some databases… Read more »

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
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There is a huge amount of advice available to job seekers, but I believe many candidates still play the numbers game in the hopes of being lucky if they fire off enough applications. If you really want a chance of getting beyond the “submitting CV” stage, then you have to be prepared to commit some… Read more »

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
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Microsoft recently announced that you can renew your MCSE certification for SQL Server by taking free online Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) courses – and passing the end of module exams.  This new approach to renewal is currently available for both the MCSE data platform and business intelligence certifications with other MCSE certifications (Messaging etc.) due… Read more »


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