Ward Pond's SQL Server blog

Ruminating on issues pertinent to the design and development of sound databases and processes under Microsoft SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2005, and SQL Server 2000 (while reserving the right to vent about anything else that's on my mind)

September, 2005

  • Respite From The Last Mile

    I have been neglectful of this blog recently, as my team is hard on the last mile to both the production go-live of v1.0 of our product and the drop to test of the first release of our localization Service Pack next week. I've pulled several late nights...
  • SQL Server 2005 September CTP Available Now!

    Here's a nice little query on the Microsoft download site that will give you quick links to most all of the essential components of the latest Community Technology Preview edition of SQL Server 2005. Even if you can't install the software (and you should...
  • The Gig is On

    As promised, here are the details of the Giving Campaign concert for Cocoon House . I'll be playing between noon and one on Monday, October 3rd, at the cafeteria in the Microsoft "Sammamish C" building in Issaquah, WA. If you can't join us but would...