Thursday, October 8, 2009

I'm an Author and Other Sort-Of-But-Not-Completely-Related News

Over the years, I've read several posts similar to this one, and now it's my turn!  At the beginning of this year, I was asked to participate in writing a new SSIS book with co-authors: Erik Veerman, Brian Knight, and Jay Hackney.  After many late nights and just a few cans of Mountain Dew, I'm proud to say that the book has been completed and will be published at the beginning of November.  Please check out: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Integration Services Problem-Design-Solution.

Along with that exciting news comes an apology for not blogging as much as I would have liked.  Here's a quick recap from the past several months:

Also, if you follow me on Twitter, you probably already know a lot of this.  And if you don't follow me on Twitter, why not?

More posts to follow on future events and, of course, some technical content as well!


Anonymous said...

Hi Jessica,

Thanks for your teaching blog. It helps me a lot.

but I faced one difficult requirement, I would like to sum up TOP N records, as in your blog, only display TOP N is introduced. So, May I know how to sum up TOP N records?

Could you advise me? My contact is

Jessica M. Moss said...

Hi Sunny,
You can use the same top N logic, but instead of listing the column fields directly, add a SUM function around the value.
HTH, Jessica