SQL Server column encryption

We use databases to store a lot of information. This can also include sensitive information we don’t want to give everyone access to. While we can use permission or views to ‘hide’ our sensitive information it will still be stored as plain text in our table. We can use column encryption to encrypt that sensitive […]

The power of the baseline

There is one thing we all have in common, and a lot of us probably don’t even realize it, baselines! While this is a blog about SQL Server, baseline monitoring isn’t something only DBA’s do. Actually everyone uses baselines in one way or the other. For instance, when you receive your salary you expect it […]