Author: Felipe Ferreira

Paying back to the Aviation Community – CADORS Analytics

As most of my friends know (because I keep telling them) I am a private pilot. And as some of my pilots’ friends know, I’m a data analyst. When you mix those two things together you get what? Data! Here in Canada, we have an aviation system called CADORS – Civil Aviation Daily Occurrence Reporting […]

R Series: 1 – O que, porque e como – Uma introdução à linguagem R

Buenas pessoal, Se vocês não estavam aproveitando longas férias ou vivendo debaixo de uma pedra vocês sabem que o SQL Server e o Power BI agora suportam executar scripts escritos em R. Mas o que diabos é R? E porque eu deveria me importar? O que? A linguagem R é um framework open source para […]

R Series: 1 – What, why and how – An Introduction to the R Language

Hey everyone, If you have not been enjoying long vacations or living under a rock, you do know that SQL Server now supports running R Scripts, the same goes for the Power BI tool. But what the hell is R? And why should I care? What? The R language is an open source framework for […]

SQL Server Error: 18056, Severity: 20, State: 29

Howdy everyone, One of the most frequent error messages I come across when dealing with SQL Server, particularly SQL Server 2008 R2, is Error 18056, Severity: 20, State: 29. Not only do I constantly see this error message in the SQL logs, but also in the Microsoft community forums. I often see inquiries likes, “I have SQL […]