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Dealing with the mysterious “True” column in BIML

Recently I ran into the following error when compiling BIML into SSIS packages: The message itself is not very revealing: The data type for input buffer column ‘True’ on the ScriptComponent input buffer ‘Input0’ does not match the mapped output column from the previous transformation. You might have guessed it already; there is no column […]


T-SQL Tuesday #50: Automation, how much of it is the same?

It’s the second Tuesday of the New Year, so here comes the first T-SQL Tuesday of 2014! SQLChow (blog | twitter) has the honour to host this jubilee edition of the world famous blog party. The theme of this month is the utterly DBA-related topic of Automation. However, it is pretty easy to give it […]


Create ETL solutions faster with metadata driven development – Session Materials

Last week was the 2013 edition of the SQL Server Days. It was an amazing event: there was a great audience, fantastic speakers and nice booths by the sponsors (especially the bar with Belgian beer was pretty awesome). It was great meeting up with the #s…


Speaking about BIML at the SQL Server Days 2013

I’m very thrilled to be selected again as a speaker for the sixth edition of the SQL Server Days! The biggest SQL Server event of the year in Belgium, with lots of learning opportunities for developers, BI folks and DBAs. This event is organized by SQLU…