Kamal joins the ranks of SQL Server MSDN bloggers

Kamal Hathi has joined the msdn blogging team for sql server, he is going to double post his  sqljunkies blog for a while before moving over. Kamal used to be responsible for Integration Services and is now responsible for Analysis Services

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Ken Henderson, stirring the pot? never…

Ken has a couple of cracking posts to stir discussion and frustration 🙂 http://blogs.msdn.com/khen1234/archive/2005/10/25/484555.aspx http://blogs.msdn.com/khen1234/archive/2005/10/19/482635.aspx

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More SQL Server 2005 Benchmarks

Almost missed this; http://blogs.msdn.com/anu_chawlas_blog/archive/2005/10/24/484230.aspx

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SQL Server 2005 shipped!

SQL Server 2005 RTM’d today, it will be available on MSDN in a couple of hours and through other channels in a few weeks. Many thanks to all the customers and partners that contributed throughout the process. Enjoy and see you at the launch event.

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New Certifications for SQL Server 2005 (and other MS Products)

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: SQL Server 2005 Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Database Developer Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Database Administrator Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Business Intelligence Developer Microsoft Certified Database Administrator

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Speaking at Borcon, I mean Devcon, what would you like to see?

Microsoft is sponsoring Borlands annual conference again and I have been asked to do a session of SQL Server 2005 for developers. I’ve covered a variety of stuff in the past on the topic. So I will open up for ideas. Anything that uses .Net 2.0 can be a little challenging as I by default…

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Sharepoint Portal Server + SQL Server 2005 = ?

http://forum.olympiacos.org/blogs/venceremos/archive/2005/10/22/dimitrisv.aspx wow apparently…. Not sure if this is even supported yet.

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