Author: John Nelson

#2 SQL Tips – A Numbers table (Part 1)

The longer I’m a SQL guy, the more convinced I am that many of the worlds problems can be solved with a numbers table.  Well, SQL problems anyway.  A numbers table is really nothing more than an ordered table of sequential integers from 0 or 1 to some useful though not huge number.  Maybe 8000 or 1Million, maybe more depending on your uses.  This table will serve as a cou...

#2 SQL Tips – A Numbers table (Part 1)

The longer I’m a SQL guy, the more convinced I am that many of the worlds problems can be solved with a numbers table.  Well, SQL problems anyway.  A numbers table is really nothing more than an ordered table of sequential integers from 0 or 1 to some useful though not huge number.  Maybe 8000 or 1Million, maybe more depending on your uses.  This table will serve as a counter just like looping thr...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...

Windows 7 on a Dell R710 PowerEdge Server

I never thought this would work but I have a Dell PowerEdge R710 server as a home lab box and I was able to get Windows 7 Ultimate running on it.  I know, it sounds like a goofy idea but hear me out...