Author: SQLMaster

Author of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Administration cookbook (released May 2011) - www.packtpub.com Co-Author of MVP Deep Dives SQL Server Volume II from Manning Publications. Knowledge is the power and you will gain by sharing it; SQL Server MVP since the year 2006 and Subject Matter Expert with consulting & technical expertise for Databases, Business Intelligence & Architecture solutions with over 19+ years of experience. My work experience inclduesa wide range of industries, including the stock exchange, insurance, tele-communications, financial, retail, and manufacturing sectors, among others. A regular Speaker and SME volunteer at major technology conferences such as Microsoft Tech-Ed (Europe, India and North America), SQL PASS (Europe and North America), SQL Bits – UK and manages Scottish Area SQL Server user group based in Scotland. A moderator in majority of web based SQL Server forums (Microsoft Technet & www.sql-server-performance.com), writer, contributing editor & blogs at www.sqlserver-qa.net and www.sql-server-performance.com websites.

Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit 6.5 Now Available for Download

TweetMicrosoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) toolkit helps the migration of your IT environment, in specific I use this product whenever a database and instance upgrade projct is planned. The MAP 6.5 adds the cloud migration planning too, that confirms journey…

What this book Covers: SQL Server 2008 R2 Administration cookbook

TweetRecently at SQL Server 2012 & SharePoint conference in Germany I have had flurry of questions asking about pattern of topics that I have covered in my book SQL Server 2008 R2 Administration Cookbook. So here it goes about what…

New site… new content …. old theme

TweetWelcome to the new face of SQL Server Knowledge sharing network – www.sqlserver-qa.net. We have moved from our old History.Site to this site in order to facilitate the new social networking sharing capabilities and new use of tools in blogging…

SQL Server 2012 releases RTM and Evaluation edition, don’t miss the virtual event launch 07th March 2012

TweetSQL Server 2012 released – out there still organization in process to upgrade to SQL Server 2008 version the next release of product is ready now! In Microsoft’s words: The world’s most widely deployed data platform, Microsoft SQL Server 2012, has released…

About Us

TweetSQL Server Knowledge Sharing Network is established in the beginning of year 2006. Since then it has been a worthwhile & wonderful learning journey in the IT world, in specific to the Data Platform – Datawarehous, Business Intelligence and Big…

SQL Server Opertional practices: Support ended for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 3 and its time to upgrade too!

TweetAs of today the support for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 3 ends, though the mainstream support for SQL Server 2005 was ended on 12th April 2011. This means only extended support is available for this version until 12th April 2016. Though there is…