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  • SQL in the City Event Dates Announced!

    Red Gate rocks. If you didn’t know that already, you know it now. The latest evidence to support this claim is the publication of the schedule for US SQL in the City events. They are: 9 Oct – Pasadena 11 Oct – Atlanta 14 Oct – Charlotte Registration for these events opens 24 May. :{>
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on May 18, 2013
  • Want to Learn SQL Server 2012?

    Or SSIS 2012? SSRS 2012? SSAS 2012? There’s no substitute for getting your hands on the product, in my opinion. I can hear you thinking, “But Andy, I can’t afford to purchase a copy of SQL Server 2012.” Are you sure? What if I told you that you can get a full-feature version of SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Edition for $50? Well, you cannot… it’s ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on October 22, 2012
  • Presenting Using Biml as a Design Patterns Engine to the Himalayan SQL Server UG 29 Sep!

    I am honored to present “Using Biml as a Design Patterns Engine” to the Himalayan SQL Server User Group 29 Sep 2012 at 3:00 PM (+5:45). Registration is open! :{>
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on September 20, 2012
  • SSIS Design Patterns, the Book

    For the past two years, I have had the honor and privilege or authoring SSIS Design Patterns alongside Jessica Moss, Michelle Ufford, Tim Mitchell, and Matt Masson. Publication of the book – like many projects of this scope – has been delayed. The current publication date is 27 Aug 2012 and I have high confidence in this date. I take ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on August 6, 2012
  • MicroTraining: Managing SSIS Connections–10 Apr 2012 at 10:00 AM EDT!

    I am pleased to announce another free Linchpin People MicroTraining Event! On Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 at 10:00 AM EDT, I will present Managing SSIS Connections. In this presentation, I will show you several means for managing SSIS connectivity using built-in functionality and a custom trick or two I picked up over the past few years. Want to learn ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on April 4, 2012
  • QwikTalk and SQLPeople™ Announce Free SQL Help by Phone!

    Introduction I received some awesome responses from I Am Here To Help™! One of them was an email from Josh Breinlinger, founder of QwikTalk.com. Josh and I spoke on the phone later that day to discuss using QwikTalk’s platform to provide free support to folks with SQL Server-related questions. It’s Like #SQLHelp on the Phone! QwikTalk connects ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on August 29, 2011
  • How to Tell You’re a Community

    Introduction I read a slogan yesterday and laughed out loud. Literally. Had I been drinking coffee at the time, I would have needed to clean my laptop screen. When the laughter subsided I realized the organization that created the slogan believes it to be true. At that point my community mentor instincts kicked in. I now see this as an ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on August 25, 2011
  • On Starting a Technical Blog…

    Introduction My friend and brother K. Brian Kelley (Blog | @kbriankelley | SQLPeople) recently wrote a meta-blog (blog about blogging) post entitled Don’t Wait to Start Blogging. Just before that, I received an email response to an earlier post (I Am Here To Help™) requesting advice on how to get started blogging. I directed the person asking me ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on August 25, 2011
  • I Am Here To Help™

    Introduction This isn’t a trick. It’s not a gimmick. It’s not bait-and-switch. It is selfish; please allow me to explain: I Am Here To Help™ This has been my motto for the past few years. How can I serve you today? Are you thinking about starting a User Group and don’t know where to begin? I can help. Are you planning an event and encountering ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on August 19, 2011
  • Why I Love the PASS Summit

    Introduction I was chatting with my friend and business partner Brian Moran (@briancmoran) about PASS and shared how the PASS Summit 2004 was a turning point in my database professional career. Brian agreed with me that this is a compelling account of the good that can come from PASS and the SQL Server Community, and suggested I post this story. ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on August 15, 2011
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