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18 December
2017
Author: Robert Cain

Adults Only Minecraft for Suicide Prevention

For some time now I’ve been working with a group of Minecrafters to raise money for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. So far we’ve raised over $3,400 dollars toward our year end goal of $3,650, so I’m writing to ask your help toward our goal. Anything you could give at ...
18 December
2017
Author: Robert Cain

SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services Cookbook–On Sale Until 2018!

Happy  Holidays! As a gift to everyone, PACKT Publishing has put the e-book version of my SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services Cookbook on sale for just $5. Yes, that’s right, for the same price as a pumpkin spice chai tea latte with extra whip cream, and a quick trip to http://bit.ly/ssrscook, you...
18 December
2017
Author: Robert Cain

A Walk Around SQL Operations Studio

In my latest article on RedGate’s Simple Talk site, I take you on a walk around the brand new SQL Operations Studio, or SQLOPS for short. If you haven’t heard about it, SQLOPS is the new open source, multiplatform tool for using SQL Server, think of it as SQL Server Management Studio for the PC....
18 December
2017
Author: DevinKnight
DevinKnight

Power BI – Problem, Design, Solution (Folder Source Option for JSON files)

Hello Everyone! In this episode of  the “Problem, Design, Solution” series we will be talking about the “Folder” option inside the sources display for Power BI Desktop. This is a fantastic feature that works so very well with your standard Delimited/CSV (Comma Separated Value) files, making life...