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July 28, 2015 | Azure, SQL Server

Creating a Listener for a Multi-Subnet Hybrid or Azure Availability Group

A listener is an important component of a SQL Server Availability Group (AG). It enables applications to connect to a DNS name, regardless of which AG replica is the primary. While SQL Server Management Studio can be used to set […]

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Power BI Analysis Services Connector Rises to the Top

The Power BI Analysis Services Connector (Tabular) is a feature that I’ve been working with throughout the preview of Power BI ever since it was introduced in early March of 2015. Coming from the SQL Developer side of things where […]

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Issues Moving SharePoint Access Apps Between Farms

I hit an issue recently that was a little tricky in regards to Access Services and SharePoint 2013.  (Not Access Services 2010)  The issue arose when saving an Access app that was created in a development farm and trying to […]

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PowerBI General Availability – New Features and Pricing!

Earlier this month (July 2015) Microsoft announced that PowerBI will hit general availability on July 24th. Now that we are only a few days away, let’s take a moment to review what this means, and what we can expect once […]

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July 16, 2015 | Azure, IaaS, SQL Server

3 Keys to Configuring Azure Virtual Machines for Use in SQL Server Availability Groups

One of the great features of SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups is that they can span multiple data centers – including Azure. You can create an Availability Group with all replicas on-premises, all replicas in Azure, or a combination of […]

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SharePoint 2013 PowerPivot Install – Error Deploying Farm Solutions

I ran into an issue recently that I thought would be good to pass along. I was installing the BI features for SharePoint 2013 on a new farm and ran into an issue when configuring PowerPivot. This environment is a […]

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