2 days ago, I ranted about installing SharePoint 2016 IT Preview and how about I was disappointed not be able to use Excel Services. A few hours later I was pointed to that article by Microsoft : What’s deprecated or removed from SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview One of the deprecated features being Excel Services. […]

This post is my first impressions at installing (and using a bit) SharePoint 2016 IT Preview. Last night I downloaded SharePoint IT Preview 2016 from here I created a new server in my Hyper-V environment and joined it to my domain as I’ve done it many times with SharePoint 2013. After installing the prerequisites I […]

I have been doing training and teaching SharePoint and SQL Server for the last 5 years and today I finally got my skills recognized as a Microsoft Certified Trainer. Together with my capacity as n Certified APS trainer (Taken in Milano – January 2015 with Richard Waymyre) I am really looking forward to deliver training […]

Aliases are good. In fact, aliases are excellent. The purpose of this post is to explain why and how to use aliases when working with SharePoint. This is the second post in the series about building an highly available BI setup. A series that will culminate with Mark Broadbent (B|T) and my preconference at SQL Saturday […]

Introduction This is the first post in a series of posts related to Mark Broadbent (B|T) and my preconference at SQL Saturday Cambridge on September 12th 2015. These posts are extracts of what you might expect from our whole day of preconference. Please have a look at Implementing Business Intelligence & SharePoint High Availability Solutions for more […]

If you are considering going to Seattle from 27-30 October and attending this year’s edition of PASS Summit, now is the time to register as the price will go up in very few days. Until July 12th you can save 400$ on the registration fee. You can save 150$ more by using the discount code […]

Originally posted on spaghettidba:
Choosing the right data type for your columns is first of all a design decision that has tremendous impact on the correctness of the database schema. It is not just about performance or space usage: the data type is the first constraint on your data and it decides what can be…

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