Author Archives: Rob

Updates

I have been off the site for nearly a year now while I was trying to decide which goals to pursue. Learning about SQL Server is something I have always wanted to do and passing on the opportunity 12+ years ago … Continue reading

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Slow progress

Numerous distractions to date. Just getting started w/the review of book SQL Server 2008 – Database Development. Hoping the drive over to the library will help me stay focused.

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Back at it

After an inconsistent performance spanning 6 months with my day trading I have opted back into the SQL Server world. I have put together a SQL Certification Chart I will probably be following along with. Starting with Exam 70-433 SQL … Continue reading

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SuperMemo and Anki – memorization tools

I realized when initially locating the materials for Exam 70-450 that there will be a TON of material and special situations or scenarios to remember. So I was looking around for a way to improve my ability to remember technical … Continue reading

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SQL MTA Exam 98-364 Passed

Passed this exam last week w/a 88% score. I spent a few days after the exam locating and organizing the materials for exam 70-450 (a PRO:DB Admin exam) which is scheduled to retire on July 31. After a few days … Continue reading

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Recycling

I have been spending the past 3-4 weeks looking at a few different trading strategies that would be possible while learning SQL Server. This needed to be a simple swing strategy that requires minimal attention once the position is “on”, … Continue reading

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Exam 98-364 objectives & links

The exam skill objectives are covered here. Here are the My Learning links and a few others. MyLearning links: Step 1 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 – Exam signup YouTube Search SQL-Tutorial1 and SQL-Tutorial2 How To Learn SQL blog … Continue reading

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