What to do when you cant access Sql Server as Admin

27. November 2012 03:05 by Matt Wrock in   //  Tags:   //   Comments
This happens to me on a particular VM setup framework we use at work about every couple months and I always have to spend several minutes looking it up. Well no longer I say. I shall henceforth document these steps so I will never have to wander the internets again for this answer.Stop-Service mssql... [More]

Unit Testing Powershell and Hello Pester

15. November 2012 11:53 by Matt Wrock in   //  Tags:   //   Comments
It has been a long time since I have blogged. Too long. I have changed roles at Microsoft moving to Cloud Developer Services and have taken on two new Open Source projects: Chocolatey and Pester, joining as a project committer to both. RequestReduce is still alive but has gone far under nourished. F... [More]

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I'm Matt Wrock with over fifteen years of experience architecting scalable, distributed, high traffic web applications as well as environment and deployment automation. I currently live in Woodinville, WA with my wife, two daughters, four dogs and two cats. Until just recently I worked for Microsoft as a Sr. Software Engineer and now work for CenturyLink Cloud focusing on data center automation. I'm also project founder of http://Boxstarter.org and a committer to http://chocolatey.org.

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