November, 2008

  • Speed up your PC!

    When browsing around on the Internet today, I ended up on one of those “your computer is running slow, you should buy my fake speeder-upper program!” sites. This particular site has decided that registry errors cause all sorts of problem, including...
  • In my head

    I know I have fallen woefully behind in my blogging… for some reason I thought it would be a good idea to sign up for 18 college credits while working full time, which has left me precious little time for things I once enjoyed, like blogging, sleep, or...
  • SQL Server 2008 Governance, Risk, and Compliance

    I was just reading through the SQL Server 2008 Compliance Guide that was just released, and it actually has some great information on taking advantage of the new features as part of your GRC program.  Transparent encryption, policy-based management...
  • SQL Server 2008 Upgrade Technical Reference Guide

    Just released, and only weighing in at 490 pages.  You didn’t have anything better to do over the Thanksgiving weekend, did you? ;) Get it here. Brief Description This 490-page document covers the essential phases and steps to upgrade existing instances...