Muller Jannie

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Monthly Archives: October, 2011

Biker call for cappuccino cream please, Virgin says no.

So a bunch of bikers shot up on another… The complete article from Reuters http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/26/us-bikers-war-idUSTRE79P5BG20111026 The strangest thing for me is that this fight was territorial. Everyone knows these guys … Continue reading

October 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Nay saying, doomsday and a 7bil population

First of all I’m going to start off with the interesting reason behind the heading. I was busy research all kinds of folklore when I stumbled onto the recurring numbers … Continue reading

October 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Hexagon map – in c++

I’m definitely not a c++ programmer. I’m a SQL DBA. However over the last couple of weeks (2) I figured I’d like to get into programming it. I learned c++ … Continue reading

October 24, 2011 · Leave a comment

Handy blog and a chip vendor in my office.

If there is one thing I like about a blog it has to be the fact that it’s on the internet! If I look at my Hotmail account I opened … Continue reading

October 19, 2011 · Leave a comment

Leukocytosis

 two days ago I didn’t know what this meant. Two days ago my wife bought a great book on yoga. Yoga is one of the challenges I would eventually like … Continue reading

October 18, 2011 · Leave a comment

A week to remeber (and it’s only Monday!)

I’m over the 2012 fear movement, it doesn’t mean that I don’t think something will happen but I don’t life is as accurate as pointing to a specific date and … Continue reading

October 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Think about your index.

Some time ago I made a post about sys.dm_index_usage_stats. A key thing to take from this view is to get the ratio of reads and writes on your system. If … Continue reading

October 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

waiting around

If you are a DBA I’m sure you might have looked into the dmv sys.dm_os_wait_stats. Similar to any good worker, when SQL isn’t working it’s waiting. This view is one of … Continue reading

October 10, 2011 · Leave a comment

End of the week.

I think for many this will be a week to remember. Passing of Steve Jobs I didn’t personally know Steve Jobs, I know of him. Over the last few years … Continue reading

October 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Replication SQL

I’ve worked quite a bit with replication and I decided to name some of the tools in replication that is useful. I’ve worked with transactional , peer-to-peer and transactional replication … Continue reading

October 6, 2011 · Leave a comment