T-SQL Tuesday #69: Encryption

It’s the first Tuesday of the month, and you know what that means! It’s time to reveal the topic for this month’s edition of T-SQL Tuesday. If you’re new to T-SQL Tuesday, this is a blogging event started by Adam… Continue Reading


Query Tuning Using A CTE

I’ve been doing a lot of research around Common Table Expressions, or CTEs, for a presentation that I will be giving to my developers. Joe Sack points out in one of his PluralSight courses that CTEs do not inherently increase… Continue Reading


First blog as a DBA

As this is my first blog, I feel it is only fair that I tell any potential readers a little about myself, so here it goes. I hold a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Alabama. During… Continue Reading