Ruminations of idle rants and ramblings of a code monkey

Listing installed StreamInsight instances …

StreamInsight | Code Sample
This is one of those things that I’ve always had some manner of difficulty with as I move between computers writing StreamInsight code. You see, I have … let’s see … four different computers that I write code on and I will move projects between them. (Yes, I do have an instance of TFS running at hom... [More]

Where is my PID for StreamInsight????

This is one of the things that I’ve found a little frustrating when installing StreamInsight … entering the PID (product ID). You see, I have an MSDN subscription (every developer should!) and, therefore, I have versions of all of the Sql Server editions … including Sql Server Developer Edition, whi... [More]

Awarded MVP …

I am honored and not a little happy to have been recognized by Microsoft as a Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for SQL Server in recognition of my involvement on the forums, this blog and my expertise in StreamInsight. I got the official notification on Sunday … April Fool’s Day. But it was no joke.... [More]

Query Logic and Operator Reuse in StreamInsight (DQC)

StreamInsight | Code Sample
Way back in 2010, Mark Simms posted a blog entry called StreamInsight: Understanding dynamic query composition where he detailed how you can use dynamic query composition (DQC) to prevent multiple instantiation of your adapters. And yes, it is important … very important … for this reason but there i... [More]