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I will be presenting at SQL Konferenz in Darmstadt, Germany next month. If you are in, or near, Darmstadt in February I hope you take the time to join us at SQL Konferenz!...

It’s that time of year again. The time when we find many “year-2016-in-review”, “what-to-expect-when-you’re-expecting-2017”, and “resolutions-you-will-not-follow-in-2017” articles littered about the series of tubes known as the internet. ...

I've written before about how databases are like a car engine, and DBAs are like a car mechanic. That's been the traditional view for production DBAs for, well, forever I think. And that analogy may have been true at one time, and may still be true for some DBAs. But the industry...