Master Data Services Operations Guide released

Hi everyone, A new Master Data Services whitepaper is now published:http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn520800   Summary:SQL Server Master Data Services (MDS) provides a central data hub that ensures the integrity of information and consistency of data is constant across different applications. With MDS, you can implement a master data management (MDM) hub to manage the master data that…


Programmatically find MS Shipped Databases

Hello, Have you ever needed to programmatically find what databases in you server are part of Microsoft products? Maybe to use that information in your own piece of code? In my case, I needed that information to exclude Sharepoint and Biztalk databases from the AdaptiveIndexDefrag cycles that are part of the maintenance operations we deploy…