DBA Kevlar

Tips, Tricks, (and maybe a few rants) to make more DBAs bulletproof!

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I know that right sidebar on my blog has an AWFUL lot of Microsoft events on it.  There’s so many,

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So you’re going to see a lot of posts from me in the coming months surrounding topics shared by Oracle

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I just returned from a week in Paris and it was fantastic! No amount of terrorist attack could hinder my

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I’m in sunny Phoenix this week at the Data Platforms 2017 Conference and looking forward to a break in the

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Happy National Goth Day!  Although I consider myself “Goth Lite”, it’s a national holiday in my little world and I’m

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After looking at my upcoming schedule for 2017, I realized that I need to start posting on where and what

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I love questions-  They give me something to write about that I don’t have to come up with from my

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Different combination in the game of tech create a winning roll of the dice and other times create a loss.  Better

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So since I already complained about what I hate about tech from a diversity and culture perspective, I felt I

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I love working in tech.  I can honestly say that nothing gives me greater satisfaction than working on a technical

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I did a couple great sessions yesterday for the awesome Dallas Oracle User Group, (DOUG.)  It was the first time

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For over a year I’ve been researching cloud migration best practices.  Consistently there was one red flag that trips me that I’m

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I was in a COE, (Center of Excellence) meeting yesterday and someone asked me, “Kellyn, is your blog correct?  Are

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I recently switched to a Mac after decades use with PCs.  I loved my Surface Pro 4 and still do,

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I’m itching to dig more into the SQL Server 2016 optimizer enhancements, but I’m going to complete my comparison of

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I just uploaded my slides from Collaborate 2017 to Slideshare, but also, the findings missing from my slide deck I

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This post has a lot of the support code and data for my Oak Table Talk that I’ll be giving

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How many times have you had a developer come to you and say, “I just did a bad thing in

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