T-SQL Tuesday is a monthly blog party that is the brainchild of Adam Machanic (blog/twitter). This month the blog party is being hosted by Raul Gonzalez (blog/twitter). This month’s topic is about lessons learned the hard way. Learning the hard way… I can’t say that I have learned these things in the SQL world, because I am relatively new to

DevOps has been a buzzed word in the IT space for a while now. In case you are unfamiliar, DevOps is the conceptual marriage between Developers and IT Operations. The idea behind DevOps is to facilitate communication and collaboration via cross department integration, which is a crude way of saying the barriers between operations and developers are being broken down/stripped. While the concept of DevOps is not new, bringing databases into DevOps is (or rather, maybe to me it is).

T-SQL Tuesday is a monthly blog party that is the brainchild of Adam Machanic (blog/twitter). This month the blog party is being hosted by Koen Verbeeck ( blog/twitter) and is inspired by Kendra Little’s (blog/twitter) recent blog post regarding the role of the DBA and The Cloud. Change Working in IT doesn’t have any guarantees except one, that things will