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Space Hoarders

Andy Warren talks about the challenges of storage for DBAs.  Read more...
By Andy Warren 2014/06/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Microsoft Azure Storage Queues Part 1: 360 Degrees

Microsoft Azure Queues are more than just a class or a concept – they're a ready-to-use service that loosely connects components or applications through the cloud. Roman Schacherl provides a helicopter overview of the service.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2014/05/23 | Source: Just Azure | Category: queues
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Table Information View -- No Cursors!

Row counts and storage space information for all tables in the database. (SQL Server 2005).  Read more...
By RBarry Young 2013/12/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: tables
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The Automated DBA: Space Usage Snapshotter (sysadmin; central DB)

Records snapshots of space usage & buffer cache usage stats by partition, index, table, schema, filegroup, & database. Stats incl Reserved, Used, Data, buffer cache for row, lob, & overflow.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2013/07/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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List all tables and their respective information.

List all tables in a SQL Server database with the details of them.  Read more...
By Fernando Casas Osorio 2013/03/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: tables
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Capturing Baselines on SQL Server: Where's My Space?

In this article, we'll tackle the topic of monitoring disk space usage. By tracking how much is in use and how much is still available, over time we'll have the data we need for better capacity planning, and can ensure that a database won't ever run out of disk space.  Read more...
By Erin Stellato 2013/01/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: baselines
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All Flash

Should you think about using SSD storage in your SQL Server databases? Steve Jones thinks this might be something you should consider.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/01/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Table Information View -- No Cursors!

Row counts and storage space information for all tables in the database. (SQL Server 2005).  Read more...
By RBarry Young 2013/12/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: tables
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The Fundamentals of Storage Systems – Shared Consolidated Storage Systems

Shared Consolidated Storage Systems – A Brief History Hey, “Shared Consolidated Storage Systems” did you just make that up? Why yes, yes...  Read more...
By Wesley Brown 2012/10/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Compress Everything

Data grows constantly and the size of some of our databases seems to have no end in sight. Steve Jones notes that we might just want to compress everything, just to keep up.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/09/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Storage - A meeting of minds

Even if you are not an infrastructure guy a good grasp of storage basics will stand you in good stead  Read more...
By David Poole 2012/07/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: storage
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Fundamentals of Storage Systems – RAID, An Introduction

In previous articles, we have covered the system bus, host bus adapters, and disk drives. Now we will move up...  Read more...
By Wesley Brown 2009/12/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Fundamentals of Storage Systems – Disk Controllers, Host Bus Adapters, and Interfaces

We have covered the Hard Disk and the System Bus. This time around we will cover disk controllers and host...  Read more...
By Wesley Brown 2009/12/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Fundamentals of Storage Systems – Capturing IO Patterns

We often take the advice given to us on forums or in articles at face value. Even though the authors...  Read more...
By Wesley Brown 2009/11/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Fundamentals of Storage Systems - The Basics of Spinning Disks

  Your servers are only as fast as the slowest part, hard drives. To feed other parts of the system we have...  Read more...
By Wesley Brown 2009/09/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Storing IPv4 Addresses for Performance

An in-depth analysis on how to store IPv4 addresses to achieve maximum efficiency and performance in both storage and queries  Read more...
By Jean-Sebastien Carle 2009/08/19 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: ipv4 addresses
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RAID

By Hari G 2009/08/18 | Category: storage
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Three Sample reports for the Automated DBA: Space Usage SnapShotter

1100 largest indexes by total buffer cache usage; 100 largest tables by total reserved pages; Largest tables in each database with running total of space usage and growth since last snapshot  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/07/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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The Automated DBA: Batch Database File Grower - SQL 2000 Version

Grows all of the data files in a database based on the greater of a fixed minimum free space amount or a dynamic percentage of the size of the largest table in the filegroup.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/06/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: t-sql
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The Automated DBA: Batch Database File Grower - SQL 2005 Version

Grows all of the data files in a database based on the greater of a fixed minimum free space amount or a dynamic percentage of the size of the largest table in the filegroup.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/06/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: t-sql
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