Day 1: Today I was bestowed the honor of writing a data transformation diagram for our current major conversion project to ensure we don’t miss any of the legacy data and have a place for everything in the new system. Apparently the diagrams I’ve written in the past have been deemed “useful”. Sweet! This new … More Musings of a Database Conversion Scribe
If you’re like me and tend to feel embarrassed by the old technology you’re running, don’t be. Instead, hold your head up high. You’re probably doing the best you can with what you’re given and for your specific environment. Some things are out of our control. We can only do our best to get where we need to be. … More Hello! My Name is Rebecca. Yes, We Still Run SQL Server 2000
Just another day in the life of a DBA… … More Here I Come to Save the Daaay!
A fun spin on what we wish we could do when we inherit a database server. You may find some useful information in there somewhere. … More So You Inherited a Database Server…
It’s Oracle time! Yep! We’re getting Oracle! Have no fear! We’ll still have SQL Server in addition to Oracle. … More The Big O
The last official work day of what happens when the team is out of town leaving little ol’ me to hold down the fort. … More All Quiet on the SQL Front
Day 2 of what happens when I’m left in charge while the rest of my team is out of town. Something about dates and nuts. … More Dates with a Hint of Nuttiness
What happens when my team leaves me in charge for a week while they attend PASS Summit 2010? Read on and find out! 🙂 … More Running Amok! Amok! Amok!
Mayhem? Oracle? Shameless promotion of upcoming SQL Server events? Wondering what that’s all about? Take a peek and find out! … More Mayhem Deficiency, Oracle, and Upcoming Super Cool SQL Server Events