PowerShell

JDBCSQLComparePsScreenshot

PowerShell function to create Redgate SQL Compare args from a SQL Server JDBC connection string

I’ve joined a dev team for “Down Tools” week at Redgate. (Think Google 20% time). It has generally been fantastic. OK – I did a bad… The first day went quite well: Loving day 1 of 3 as dev @redgate 1st commit 2 company GitHub Built a thing Gave to user Got feedback Thx @EdPiairo pic.twitter.com/pzGKuOpFe0 — Alex Yates (@_AlexYates_)…

Jenkins

Database CI with Jenkins: A step by step tutorial

Edit: Originally written in Oct 2013, this post was updated in Nov 2016 due to software updates from Redgate. While Continuous Integration (CI) started with application code you should apply the same principles to databases. The point is that CI reduces your feedback loop such that changes that break the build are caught as soon as they are committed to source…