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Last time I have joined the T-SQL Tuesday was about life hacks, and this month thanks to Kenneth Fisher’s (blog|twitter) invitation I will show you something I have used recently. While ago I had to draw some diagrams. At that time I did not have MS Visio available. Additionally, I wanted to use something I…

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Blind date: PowerShell & dbatools Blind date: PowerShell & dbatools

Last month I have demonstrated how to contribute to the dbatools.io without touching PowerShell editor. This time let’s see how to do some PowerShell, shall we? So exciting! However, you might find here why some stuff did not work quite well, as I found the hard way. You’ve been warned. Invite dbatools for dinner (or…

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dbatools.io – how to contribute? dbatools.io – how to contribute?

What dbatools.io is? That’s what you can find on their website. dbatools is a free PowerShell module with over 500 SQL Server best practice, administration, development and migration commands included. Currently, other components of SQL Server such as SSIS, SSRS and SSAS are not supported, but they are part of the overall goal. The high…

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SQLFamily SQLFamily

1… 2… 3… testing. It’s another T-SQL Tuesday and my first post in the series. Thanks to Jess Pomfret (b|t) for bringing this topic up.   There are many hacks that helped me in life (either personal or professional), but I wanted to share my biggest ‘hack’ so far. It is #SQLFamily. The group of…

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