MS Certifications & SQL Server 2008

I have been wondering if there are going to be any certification (MCP) changes when Katmai ships next year.  Fortunately it looks like a similar structure i.e. TS, MCITP levels.  There is a good blog entry on this here http://blogs.msdn.com/gerryo/archive/2007/12/11/sql-server-2008-and-certifications.aspx.  Hopefully the beta MCP exams will start soon. There are two certification webcasts scheduled but…

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SQL Server Power Tools

I have just gone through the process of having to build a stable Vista x64 OS on my new Lenovo T61p laptop – which I must say is very impressive.  Apart from the issues with Groove not completely supporting 64-bit (arghh), I installed SQL Server 2005 Developer Edition (SP2 + hotfix package) and then began…

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