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What's new with SQL Server 2017?

Date: June 2017

Community Technology Preview (CTP) 2.0 is the first production-quality preview of SQL Server 2017, and it is available on both Windows and Linux.

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SQL Server 2016 Dynamic Data Masking

Date: May 2017

Dynamic Data Masking is a new feature introduced in SQL 2016. This feature helps you to protect your sensitive data from unauthorized access.

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SQL Server 2017 Hidden Gems – Part 1

Date: April 2017

In this, the first in a series of blogs, we will be covering salient new features and enhancements in Microsoft SQL Server 2017.

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Best Practices for Managed 3rd Party InfoSec Assessment

Date: April 2017

What is Managed 3rd party Assessments? Let’s scope out the best practices over Pre Execution or Planning

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The Changing Role of the DBA

Date: Feb 2017

DBAs who used to work on improving performance & fixing backup problems, recover and restoring data, design physical databases etc are expected to take on additional technical responsibilities.

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The Top 7 Cloud Delusion & Advice

Date: December 2016

Cloud computing is uniquely susceptible to the confusion and hype that surrounds it. Delusion is sometimes harmful and they do have an effect on how we approach solutions. Here is the list of top 7 common misconceptions that CIOs should look out for.

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How to secure your database server

Date: December 2016

The increasing pressure of compliance regulations and security policies makes the deployment of high-level database protection a must-have for any organization. For those looking for ways to advance database security, here are some best practices to secure your database server.

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Top Trends in Database Management for next year

Date: November 2016

Concepts in database management hardly fall in the category of come-and-go, as the cost of shifting between technical approaches control managers and designers. What are the current trends in database management?

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Top 10 QA trends for 2016

Date: March 15 2016

Most people purchase Software as a Service (SaaS) applications with the same expectations as purchasing a new car. Just like the new car, the application should be sleek and clean, and drive effortlessly off the lot.

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SQL Server Dedicated Admin Connection - What’s that? How do I use it?

Date: October 15 2015

Dedicated Admin Connection is a back door connection to SQL Server Instance which should be used ONLY when your SQL instance run is in serious problem. Dedicated Admin Connection has a dedicated scheduler with a worker thread and a memory node.

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