It’s a battery-powered Arduino in a bracelet, programmed via an app. A BRACELET, PEOPLE. How cool is that? I wish these were around when I was a kid. (Yeah, I totally would have bought one of these “for my sister”) The diversity problem in IT isn’t going away on its own. Be a part of the solution – go buy a pair of Jewelbots for your niece and her best friend. SQL Server people – George Stocker is the VP of Software Engineering. Yes, the same George Stocker who moderates StackOverflow and found one of the PASS password vulnerabilities. The Kickstarter…Read
Disclaimer: I’m a guy. Set that aside for a minute. Step 1: Decide to be mentally close to inspiring people. The people physically close to you aren’t necessarily your best inspiration, and you can’t always control them. Often, they’re asshats. The people mentally close to you, however, are totally up to you. Make the decision to build an awesome list of inspiring people doing amazing things. These people, whether they know you today or not, are going to be your mental neighbors. Step 2: Sign up for Twitter and install a Twitter client. I’m not saying you have to post anything, mind…Read
Hi. I’m Brent.
I live in Iceland with my wife Erika. I'm on an epic life quest to have fun and make a difference.
I co-founded Brent Ozar Unlimited to help make your SQL Server go faster. I also maintain sp_Blitz® and the open source First Responder Kit repo.