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The Road To Hell - new article from the DBA Team

Joe Celko & Chris Date guest as the sinister Relational Police in this new DBA Team adventure. Can the DBA Team save another doomed database? Find out.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2014/08/07 | Source: Red-Gate | Category: monitoring
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usp_who5

Enhanced version of Microsoft's sp_who / sp_who2 system stored procedures.  Read more...
By Sean Smith 2014/07/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sp_who
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Dynamic Management Views: Changes in SQL Server 2014

SQL Server 2014 has a number of new DMVs, and some changes from SQL Server 2012. What are the new views and changes, and how can be useful to you?  Read more...
By Edward Pollack 2014/07/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: dynamic management view
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Dynamic Management Views: Changes in SQL Server 2012

There were many new DMVs added in SQL Server 2012, and some that have changed since SQL Server 2008 R2. This is a brief overview of the biggest changes and what they mean to you!  Read more...
By Edward Pollack 2014/07/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: dynamic management view
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How to Receive Alerts When You Centralize Your SQL Server Event Logs

Learn how you can get alerts when you centralize the Event log. This is part 2 of the previous article "How to centralize your SQL Server Event Logs."  Read more...
By Geoff Albin 2014/05/09 (first published: 2012/05/24) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: monitoring
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Index Utilization Trending

An important part of regular database maintenance is to monitor index usage and make adjustments as needed. How can we monitor, store, and trend this data effectively over time?  Read more...
By Edward Pollack 2014/05/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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How to centralize your SQL Server Event Logs

Learn how you can centralize the Event log data for your servers using a process that Geoff Albin has been using for over 10 years.  Read more...
By Geoff Albin 2014/05/02 (first published: 2010/11/08) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: monitoring
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Mini-Me

This Friday Steve Jones asks if you build your own mini-me's to help you manage your database systems.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/03/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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SQL Monitor Metric: Processes in a runnable state (scheduler query)

Use this script in SQL Monitor to determine the general load on the operating system you can get a count of the processes that are in a runnable state. This value will go up and down as various systems run on the operating system. It’s only a measure of load on the system and won’t indicate the cause of problems, but will show you pressure on the system.   Read more...
By Press Release 2013/12/03 | Source: SQL Monitor Metrics | Category: monitoring
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SQL Server System Report

Report to keep you abreast of various details of an instance, including: general properties and settings, uptime, drive space, DB size allocation, growth stats, backups, jobs, index fragmentation, missing and unused indexes, and much more...  Read more...
By Sean Smith 2013/10/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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usp_who5

Enhanced version of Microsoft's sp_who / sp_who2 system stored procedures.  Read more...
By Sean Smith 2014/07/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sp_who
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 7,865 reads

Automate SQL Server Log Monitoring

Let SQL do the work and monitor your SQL Error Log files.  Read more...
By Willem Gossink 2013/09/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server error log
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Monitoring job history using Reporting Services

Easily monitoring your SQL Agent job history using SSRS for concurrency, job lenght and job status.  Read more...
By Tomaz Kastrun 2013/09/05 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: job
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Eight Steps to Effective SQL Server Monitoring

If you need to start monitoring your SQL Server instances and database, and there are many good reasons to do so, Tony Davis gives you the eight essential steps to diagnosing problems quickly.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2013/08/26 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: monitoring
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Windows Failover Cluster Monitor

Windows Failover Clusters are fantastic, they provide High Availability for mission critical SQL Server instances and make my life as...  Read more...
By Chris McGowan 2013/08/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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SQL Server System Report

Report to keep you abreast of various details of an instance, including: general properties and settings, uptime, drive space, DB size allocation, growth stats, backups, jobs, index fragmentation, missing and unused indexes, and much more...  Read more...
By Sean Smith 2013/10/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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Baselining with SQL Server Dynamic Management Views

When you're monitoring SQL Server, it's better to capture a baseline for those aspects that you're checking, such as workload, Physical I/O or performance. Once you know what is normal, then performance tuning and resource provisioning can be done in a timely manner before any problems becomes apparent. We can prevent problems by being able to predict them. Louis shows how to get started.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2013/07/30 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: baselines
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Disaster Recovery Tip #6 - Monitor Your Systems

Today's complex systems are too large to be able to rely on any DBA's memory for knowledge of each component, and its configuration options and settings.   Read more...
By Press Release 2013/07/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: disaster recovery (dr)
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The Ten Commandments of SQL Server Monitoring

It is easy to get database monitoring wrong. There are several common-sense rules that can make all the difference between a monitoring system that works for you and helps to avoid database problems, and one that just creates a distraction. Adam Machanic spells out the rules, based on his considerable experience with database monitoring.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2013/05/13 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: monitoring
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Another way to track the database data growth

Scripts will display size of the data in the database/data files and remaining allocated space.  Read more...
By Max Yasnytsky 2013/05/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: database size
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