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  • Presenting Use Biml to Automate SSIS Design Patterns at #TriPASS 18 Apr!

    I’m honored to present Use Biml to Automate SSIS Design Patterns at the Triangle SQL Server User Group in Raleigh, NC 18 Apr 2017! …especially since I missed SQL Saturday – Raleigh last month due to illness. Abstract Perhaps you’ve heard the buzz about Business Intelligence Markup Language (Biml) and wondered, “Why is everyone so excited ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on April 17, 2017
  • The Last SSIS Book You Read

    Every now and then I get an email or meet someone at an event and they say something like, “I learned SSIS from your book!” I’m not going to lie to you, that makes me feel pretty good. Since I’ve written most of my books as part of a team, I usually reply, “It was a team effort and our team was a bunch of really smart people… plus me!” These ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on February 13, 2017
  • My Top Blog Posts for 2016

    (with a nod to @KrispyKreme) I’d like to wish everyone reading this post a blessed, peace-filled, and happy 2017! I would also like to thank you for reading this post and any other posts you may have read. Some Blog Post Stats I published 87 blog posts this year at SqlBlog.com. I published most in December (12) and least in October ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on December 30, 2016
  • PASS Updates to Speaker Contracts

    Adam Jorgensen, PASS President, has posted an update about the PASS speaker contract: Contributions to the Speaker Contract. Included in the post are links to the updated versions of the Summit Speaker Contract and the Summit Pre-Conference Contract. PASS leadership has put more time into this issue than they planned to and I applaud their ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on July 5, 2016
  • PASS Provides an Updated Speaker Contract

    The PASS Board has provided an updated Speaker Contract prior to announcing Summit speakers at the end of this month. In his post on the PASS Blog titled Improving the Speaker Contract, PASS president Adam Jorgensen provides a link to a PDF of the new contract and invites comments. Adam notes clauses 14, 15, and 16; shown here: My thoughts: ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on June 9, 2016
  • A Couple-Three Thoughts and Questions About Swag at Community Events

    Item #23 in the Speaker Contract for the PASS Summit this year is shown in the image above. There’s been some discussion about concerns this item raises. At least one company that has delivered PASS precons in the past made a decision to not submit a precon for the PASS Summit 2016 due to the potential ramifications mentioned in the last ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on May 23, 2016
  • Microsoft is Listening

    There’s a back-story to my post titled SSIS 2016 CTP 3 and Data Flow Column LineageID. I’ll get to the story in a minute, but first I’d like to say that every company has excellent customer service. You don’t believe me? Ask them, “Company, do you have excellent customer service?” They will all answer, “Yes. Yes we do.” Microsoft has been ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on February 8, 2016
  • Precon - SSIS Design Patterns and BIML: A Day of Intelligent Data Integration–8 Jan 2016, Alpharetta Georgia

            I’m excited to announce I will be delivering a precon 8 Jan 2016 in Alpharetta Georgia for SQL Saturday 477 – Atlanta BI Edition titled SSIS Design Patterns and BIML: A Day of Intelligent Data Integration! This precon is all about DILM (Data integration Lifecycle Management). Abstract: SSIS Design ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on November 12, 2015
  • An Overview of SSIS Variables–featured at SQL Server Central

    An Overview of SSIS Variables – Step 13 of the Stairway to Integration Services is a featured article this morning at SQL Server Central. Enjoy! :{>
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on November 6, 2015
  • #sqlcares

    After a couple long naps Saturday and Sunday, I’m almost caught up on sleep from last week. Ok, not really. But we were out really late most nights last week. As I told some people, “It has been dark for a couple hours already!” The PASS Summit is always a time for #SQLFamily to come together. Tom LaRock (Blog | @SqlRockStar) mentioned this in ...
    Posted to Andy Leonard (Weblog) by andyleonard on November 2, 2015
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