IT Reactions

The fun of working in a small IT group.

When the sysadmin rolls out a new, restrictive domain group policy.

When the sysadmin rolls out a new, restrictive domain group policy.

When I see my virtual development environment running on an SSD.

When I see my virtual development environment running on an SSD.

When the developer tried to make me look bad saying the server was the problem (and it was his application)

When the developer tried to make me look bad saying the server was the problem (and it was his application)

Running 10 years worth of SQL data through a MS Access front-end app.

Running 10 years worth of SQL data through a MS Access front-end app.

When the service pack works in testing but fails in production.

When the service pack works in testing but fails in production.

How my company sees me when all systems are running without problems.

How my company sees me when all systems are running without problems.

Trying to explain 3NF during the interview.

Trying to explain 3NF during the interview.

SQL Server Resource Governor at work.

SQL Server Resource Governor at work.

Looking at the code in the Microsoft Access database.

Looking at the code in the Microsoft Access database.

When one of my colleagues comes to ask for help with a problem.

When one of my colleagues comes to ask for help with a problem.

What most of the arguments with the development team are about.

What most of the arguments with the development team are about.

When I have to leave my desk to go to a meeting.

When I have to leave my desk to go to a meeting.

Going home after deploying the app and remembering I forgot to change a connection string from TEST to PROD.

Going home after deploying the app and remembering I forgot to change a connection string from TEST to PROD.