April 2012 Entries

Presentation on SQL Server Health in a SharePoint environment

Sql Health in a SharePoint environment View more presentations from Enrique Lima ......

Source Control from red gate software summary review

I have used Source Control since the first release, and even then it was a great option for bringing source control for the DB. Well a great tool just got better and better rounded in the process. Again, the integration with multiple repositories like SVN or in my case TFS is great. What makes it even better is the near zero interaction a DBA would have to have with Visual Studio in order to drive the solution from managing a few stored procedures or tables to driving a database change management ......

Database Development and Source Control

I have been working with Database Development and the aspects that come with it, the pain and the joy of moving from Dev to QA and then on to Production. Source Control has a place in Dev, and that is where the baselines should be established. Where am I going with this? I have been working with Redgate’s Source Control 3.0, and I am seeing some features that are great for the process of moving from Dev to … well something that allows for quite a level of control. We are not only talking about scripting ......