Jun
10
2010

Wow, an SSIS Expression Tester tool

Darren Green of SQLIS.com has posted a new SSIS Expression Tester on Codeplex: http://expressioneditor.codeplex.com/ See the SQLIS blog post from yesterday (6/9/10): http://www.sqlis.com/sqlis/post/ssis-expression-editor-tool.aspx German-language blog post from Tillman Eitelberg at ssis-components.net: http://ssis-components.net/post/2010/06/09/Expression-Tester-Tool.aspx Crank this up along with your expressions Cheat Sheet from PragmaticWorks and the tools for expressions in BIDS Helper, and reduce t... [More]
Feb
10
2009

Add helpful package design tools to BIDS: A Codeplex project focus

Among the gems on found on Codeplex, "Microsoft's open source project hosting web site", BIDS Helper stands tall. BIDS Helper is "a Visual Studio.Net add-in with features that extend and enhance the functionality of Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)." It supports SQL Server 2005 and 2008. It includes helpful tools for Analysis Services (22), Integration Services (14), and Reporting Services (2). It won the "SQL Heroes 2008" contest award as announced at t... [More]