It has been years since I tried selecting the RS 2012 option that automatically configures Report Server at installation time. I vaguely remembered that there was a good reason never to use it, but I felt like I needed reminding. And there was. … Continue reading →
The weirdness of SSRS dataset stored procedure metadata, explained at last! I have fought this battle in the past and won, eventually, but it sure is nice if you know the enemy. “Evil” is no exaggeration. Dealing with the Evil of FMTONLY from SSRS – SQLServerCentral.
The Modern Data Warehouse via The Modern Data Warehouse – SQLServerCentral.
Change Your #SQLPASS Password Right Now. – Brent Ozar Unlimited® by Brent Ozar Unlimited®.
Resolving SSDT-BI Installation with IsVisualStudio2012ProInstalled() error – SQLServerCentral.
Locating business logic in applications – Simple-Talk. One of the most pernicious and pervasive myths in business-application development is that all business logic must be kept from the relational database and contained in a separate ‘business layer’.
Fascinating read: Chris Date and the Relational Model.
Is SQL Server Losing Mindshare.
One of my favorite subjects of late. Just watch out if your variable expression makes calls to a custom assembly. It doesn’t always seem to work! SQL Server Reporting Services Report and Group Variable References.