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Currently I am a Technical Consultant. Previously, I was a Jr. Database Administrator and before that, a SQL Server Database Programmer. My graduate research and studies are primarily involved with database models and optimization. I like to write on my blog about technical problems which I've encountered. Feedback is always welcome and appreciated.

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Sep
13
comment Query getting periodically stuck in 'copying to tmp table' state, never completes
Please post move your query into the question, and post the output from EXPLAIN.
Sep
12
comment SSRS partial printing issue
Is this being printed on a dot-matrix printer?
Sep
12
comment SSRS partial printing issue
@bluefeet IIRC There have been more trees replaced than are being cut down for printing. So print away!
Sep
11
comment if block fails to create temp table in a procedure
If I read this correctly, I should continue to check and drop any ## tables used in my procedure?
Sep
11
comment if block fails to create temp table in a procedure
@SebastianMeine Did not know. Very useful information. Will definitely practice this going forward. Does going out of scope also apply for ## tables?
Sep
10
revised if block fails to create temp table in a procedure
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Sep
10
answered if block fails to create temp table in a procedure
Sep
10
revised if block fails to create temp table in a procedure
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Sep
10
revised if block fails to create temp table in a procedure
added 644 characters in body
Sep
10
asked if block fails to create temp table in a procedure
Sep
5
comment Query does not use index when selecting all records
@FireExit #2.1 Why are you concerned with an index being used if you're migrating to a new database? Are you planning on doing a migration every 30 minutes?
Sep
5
comment Query does not use index when selecting all records
+1 for point #1
Aug
27
accepted Dynamic file name for file import
Aug
27
revised Dynamic file name for file import
code formatting
Aug
27
suggested suggested edit on Dynamic file name for file import
Aug
27
asked Dynamic file name for file import
Aug
22
comment How to make SSMS upper case keywords
@DavidFolksman Have you tried using GROUP BY with a SELECT *?
Aug
10
awarded  Yearling
Jul
19
comment Speeding up a NOT IN subquery
Please post the EXPLAIN
Jul
18
comment function hangs with null case operation
I'm on 2008R2; when I get to Choose Schemas, dbo is not listed. Just other schemas that I don't use.