Category Archives: Programming

Extracting SSAS Database(s) XMLA w/ PowerShell

For some time, we have been trying to get Informatica’s Metadata Manager to extract information from our SSIS, SSRS and SSAS instances in production. However, we were facing issues with credentials and service account clashes that lead us to just … Continue reading

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T-SQL Tuesday #69: Encryption

This months T-SQL Tuesday is hosted by Ken Wilson (b|t|l) and the invitation is found following this link. T-SQL Tuesday was started by Adam Machanic (b|t), and this is the SQL Server community’s monthly blog party, where everyone is invited … Continue reading

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Microsoft Release Mania

Lately Microsoft has surpassed my expectations to how much software a vendor can release, at the same time. Not only releasing Power BI for the general availability and commiting to, We will continue to release weekly updates for the Service and monthly … Continue reading

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T-SQL Tuesday #68: Go with your own Defaults

This months T-SQL Tuesday is hosted by Andy Yun (b|t|l) and the invitation is found following this link. T-SQL Tuesday was started by Adam Machanic (b|t), and this is the SQL Server community’s monthly blog party, where everyone is invited … Continue reading

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PASS Summit 2015 Session Catalog

And so it came to be the day, when the Session Election Committee publicly announced this years speaker selection for the PASS Summit 2015 in Seattle, US. I see a long list of veterans, like Aaron Bertrand, Thomas LeBlanc, Argenis … Continue reading

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