Canadian IT Pro Data Base

The personal ramblings of a data-oriented IT Pro Advisor at Microsoft Canada.

December, 2005

  • Exporting Database Diagrams from SQL Server Management Studio

    A question that arose at one of the stops on the SQL Server 2005 Launch Tour was How do I export database diagrams I create in SQL Server Management Studio to another application? The answer to this question depends on what you want to do with the diagram...
  • THANK YOU CANADA!!!

    Today, in Winnipeg, we wrapped up the SQL Server 2005 Launch Tour. It has been an amazing five weeks from where we started at the single biggest launch event in Microsoft Canada's history to perhaps the launch event with the coldest weather. I just wanted...
  • Don't Miss Val Matison's Analysis Services Presentation in January

    Val Matison, one of our SQL Server MVPs with a wealth of experience in the business intelligence space will be presenting a session on SQL Server 2005 Analysis Services at the Toronto .NET User Group on January 5, 2006. Details on event location and time...
  • Genuine Windows Gets You a Tim Horton's $5 Gift Certificate

    Check out this promotion for validating that your copy of Windows is genuine!! Everything about your business is genuine: Your approach to your customers. Your integrity. That's why when it comes to your technology, being genuine always makes good...
  • Info on All Toronto User Groups in One Place

    If you live in the greater Toronto area and are not sure which Microsoft product-oriented user groups exist or how to get a hold of them, your life just got a little bit easier. The Toronto user group community (9 groups) created a single, event specific...
  • Victoria Kits on Their Way

    I know a number of you that attended the Victorial SQL Server 2005 Launch event emailed me wondering when you would be getting your kits with the software and other goodies (yes, there are other goodies beside the software). I have been told that your...