Top 5 Reasons to use VS Database Projects

There is a traditional resistance to using database projects – the production system is the reference point, and I have a backup, so what is the problem, right? Since the GDR2 was released, this trad...

DeployToDatabaseAddToServerExplorer

I’ve been doing a lot of work with the Database, er Development edition of VSTS 2008. Of course I’m running the GDR-R2 version which really changed the architecture of the database projects, as well ...

SQL Server 2008 Report Builder Available

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services Report Builder 2.0 delivers an intuitive, Office-like report authoring environment enabling business and power users to leverage their experience with Mic...

Boise SQL Server User Group Presentation

Thanks to those who attended the second meeting of the Boise SQL Server User Group. We had a good turnout of around 30 people and I hope everyone enjoyed my presentation of SQL Server 2008 Integratio...

Kalen Delaney in Boise tonight!

Tonight is the maiden voyage of the Idaho SQL Server User Group and what a way to send it off – with Kalen talking about SQL Server 2005. Counting heads in the room, it looks like we have about...

Boise SQL Server User Group

The newly formed Boise SQL Server User Group kicks off its first meeting with Kalen Delaney on June 25, 2008. I’m happy to see a Microsoft SQL Server user group in Boise. It will fit nicely wit...