Why Hire A DBA?

Why on earth would anyone hire a Database Administrator? Your Windows Admin can install SQL Server with just a few clicks – It only takes a few more clicks to put a database there and grant permissions. Most of your vendors have simple setup scripts including...

Troubleshooting Methodology

What is a troubleshooting methodology? A lot of the technical problems I encounter with clients or in various roles are not really the fault of the technology at hand. They are either the result of rushed work, apathetic work or botched troubleshooting. Before talking...