FLOAT datatype casting issue

FLOAT datatype casting issue

Do you use the FLOAT datatype? If so you had better read this…… Today I came across an issue somebody posted on the Microsoft Connect site citing a bug with how the FLOAT data type was calculating a value when being cast to various other datatypes. You can read the original connect item here – […]

New Year Aspirations – Christian Bolton – Author

New Year Aspirations – Christian Bolton – Author

As a former mentor Christian is used to me asking him all sorts of random questions, but this time it’s going to be published online. I’d also like to thank you for allowing me to be a technical reviewer in your latest book: Professional SQL Server 2012 Internals and Troubleshooting.   Before we start on […]

New Year Aspirations – Annette Allen – WiT

New Year Aspirations – Annette Allen – WiT

Thanks for agreeing to do this Annette, with your SQL Saturday event only a few weeks away thing must be really hectic. I really do appreciate your time! Before we start on the main part of the interview, tell us all a little about yourself. I’m married to Jonathan Allen (@Fatherjack) and live in Devon, […]

New Years Aspirations – Kevin Kline – Presenting

New Years Aspirations – Kevin Kline – Presenting

The ninth interview in the SQL Server “New Years Aspirations” series is with none other than Kevin Kline talking about being a presenting.

SQLSaturday 194 (Exeter)

SQLSaturday 194 (Exeter)

It’s an exciting time for SQL Server Professionals in the South West of the UK, we’re now just a few weeks away from the second ever SQLSaturday event in the UK which is being held in Exeter on the 8-9th March 2013. If you haven’t registered yet why not! You can do so here. The schedule […]

New Year Aspirations – Jonathan Allen – DBA

New Year Aspirations – Jonathan Allen – DBA

The eigth interview in the SQL Server “New Years Aspirations” series is with Jonathan Allen talking about being a DBA.

New Year Aspirations – Gavin Payne – MCA

New Year Aspirations – Gavin Payne – MCA

The seventh interview in the SQL Server “New Years Aspirations” series is with Gavin Payne talking about the Micorosft Certified Architect qualification.

New Year Aspirations – boB Taylor – MCM

New Year Aspirations – boB Taylor – MCM

The sixth interview in the SQL Server “New Years Aspirations” series is with boB Taylor talking about the SQL Server Masters Program.

New Year Aspirations – Thomas La Rock – Blogging

New Year Aspirations – Thomas La Rock – Blogging

The fith interview in the SQL Server “New Years Aspirations” series is with Thomas La Rock talking about blogging. This is an essential read for anyone who want to start or has just started blogging from one of the communities top bloggers.

New Year Aspirations – Mark Broadbent – SQLSaturday

New Year Aspirations – Mark Broadbent – SQLSaturday

The fourth interview in the SQL Server “New Years Aspirations” series is with Mark Broadbent talking about his experiences running the UK’s first ever SQLSaturday.