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  The latest DB-Engines Database Rankings are available, and it shows that Microsoft continues to gain ground on Oracle/MySQL: I've been following the DB-Engines ranking for a few years and would encourage you to do the same. The rankings are not an exact science. You can read for yourself how they are...

I am happy, honored, and humbled to receive the Microsoft MVP award for the ninth straight year. I can still recall my first award and how it got caught in the company spam folder. Good times....

There are many articles available today that help data professionals prepare for job interviews. I have also written my share of articles on the subject. What I don't see are articles that tell you how to be a good data professional once you have landed the job. That's my goal...

It's too convenient for companies to toss their hands in the air and find excuses to not push forward with upgrading their systems. Security is a shared responsibility....

If you are looking for some fun, and happen to be in a group of SQL Server professionals, just ask them if they prefer SQL Profiler or Extended Events. Then grab some popcorn while you watch the show....