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Overview of SQL 2016 'Always Encrypted' Security feature.

In couple of my last blogs, we discussed about various security options with SQL 2016. Now in this blog, we are going to discuss & demonstrate one other important security feature of SQL 2016 that is called as ‘Always Encrypted’. 858 more words

Microsoft SQL Server

AlwaysOn 2016 – Encrypted Databases in an AG

–By Ginger Keys

In the AlwaysOn 2016 release, there are several enhancements that have improved manageability, scalability, and availability. One of the enhancements is the ability to add encrypted databases to an AlwaysOn group. 1,270 more words

SQL Server

Entity Framework and Esri Geodatabase (in AspNet.Core)


This blog will cover the basics for wiring up a model through Entity Framework to use with an SDE / Geo-enabled database. The included code is based on AspNetCore running on full framework. 3,345 more words


What's in a partition?

In my last post on partitioning I used the $Partition command in passing. I’ve been thinking it deserves a bit more attention.

So what does it do? 250 more words

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SQL 2017 Is On The Way!!

–By Lori Brown  @SQLSupahStah

SQL Server 2017 is rolling our way like a big ole train. And, with the new features that are going to be available there may be quite a few shops that want to jump onboard. 593 more words

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