Monthly Archives: September 2010

SQLBits here we come…

I’m off to York this evening with some colleagues from IPL , ready to attend SQLBits 7¬†for Friday and Saturday. It’s my first time at SQLBits and I’m really looking forward to the sessions on offer, and mixing with the … Continue reading

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SQL Server 2008 SP2 is available

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 2 is now available for download here: SQL Server 2008 SP2

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Making your dimensions more flexible with Type 6

When you’re designing a dimensional model for a data warehouse, it’s very important to look long and hard at your dimensions. How will you track changes to their properties over time? Should we be using Type 1, Type 2 or … Continue reading

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Welcome to my blog

This blog will be where I post about Business Intelligence: things I have learned, problems I have solved that others might be interested in, and thoughts.

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