Sean Baird

Sean Baird (1973-2000) was one of the co-founders of this site and published under the handle sqlguru. Sean started answering questions for Scott on and that grew into He was a very talented DBA and had published numerous books and spoken across the country. Sean was a hot air balloon pilot and great friend to everyone who knew him. He died in an automobile accident on September 24th, 2000 and we all miss him greatly. Sean's pics have moved here.


Partitioning Databases in an Application Service Provider Model (21 September 2000)

Partitioning the Data in a Table (20 September 2000)

Alternatives to @@IDENTITY in SQL Server 2000 (19 September 2000)

SQLMail in Depth (15 September 2000)

Calling COM Objects From T-SQL (13 September 2000)

Uniqueidentifier vs. IDENTITY (12 September 2000)

How to set up SQLMail (11 September 2000)

Returning Rows in Random Order - Part II - Revenge of the Randomizer (11 September 2000)

Ordering Rows Using a User-Defined Order (1 September 2000)

Check out the forum... (2 August 2000)

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