All things Data Related....

On this site I will be posting entries related to Data platform and analytics that I learn and believe could be valuable learning to others who want insight from their data

March, 2008

  • How to find Analysis Services Server Version

    The below was put together by a colleague at Microsoft - Olga Liakhovich, and this information can be useful to you folks out there who may be looking for ways to find out the version of Analysis Services you are running in your environment. Solutions...
  • TSQL New Features in SQL Server 2008

    Briefly, here are the new T-SQL programmability enhancements in SQL Server 2008: 1. Data Types a. New Date/time types (date, time, datetime2, datetimeoffset) b. New table types (i.e. CREATE TYPE myT AS table (a int, b varchar(100)) ) 2. SQL...
  • New Releases by the SQL Server CAT Team

    The SQL Server Customer Advisory Team, Best Practices group just released four projects to CodePlex at https://www.codeplex.com/Release/ProjectReleases.aspx?ProjectName=SQLSrvAnalysisSrvcs&ReleaseId=11950 These projects are: · SQL Server...
  • Heroes Happen Here

    It has been a while since I have blogged something. This is because I have been involved with the Heroes Happen Here launch around Australia, well not really everywhere - at least Sydney and Perth - which is where I am writing this from. For more info...
  • Not SQL Related - but been working on some BI things lately so I thought I would share

    PerformancePoint server virtual labs on TECHNET Learn how to create dashboards end to end and use different data sources. Select the labs with PerformancePoint in the title. Link to more detail: http://www.microsoft.com/events/series/ technetoffice...