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Records Management

The book I read to research this post was Records Management For Dummies which is a very good book which I read at http://safaribooksonline.com. This is quite an interesting subject and vital to any business and the book does cover it admirably. 348 more words


Get A List Of All Databases

Just go to management Studio and type in the following statement:

select name from sys.databases order by name asc

This will return a list of ALL databases organized in ascending order.

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PhilPapers (a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers)

  • PhilPapers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers. Using advanced trawling techniques and large scale crowdsourcing, we monitor all sources of research content in philosophy, including 
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IMF eLibrary data

We have a trial until the beginning of June to lots of data for you to work with: the IMF eLibrary data database, the eLibrary of the International Monetary Fund or IMF. 181 more words


Microsoft is trying to be the platform company for big data apps, too

The race is on to become the software vendor with the best platform on which to run big data applications, and Microsoft thinks it stands as good a chance as anybody to win. 763 more words


SQL: The Structured Query Language

Structured Query Language (SQL) was adopted by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) in 1986, one year before it was adopted by the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO). 570 more words


Backup All Databases To Share Location

Here’s a quick script that will backup all databases to a shared location on the network. The database backup files will be titled like this: MyDatabaseName.bak There is some extra logic to replace apostrophe’s in the database name in case you have any. 92 more words

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