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June 6, 2011 at 9:43 am
I appreciate your work! I do have a question though.
With respect to monitoring SAN activity via an OS source (perfmon/sysmon), a while back I was discouraged from relying on anything...
June 6, 2011 at 9:23 am
Well, I found the link below very helpful for evaluating the size increase of a database. It will work if you are backing up to a backup set.
He also mentions...
April 6, 2006 at 7:53 am
Wow, this is a hot post!
I'm open to the opportunities the CLR offers, but it does place more responsibility on the lowly DBA (and job security for those who...
January 13, 2006 at 9:29 am
Interesting. Thanks for your comments, especially on the "Through Group Membership" issue.
January 12, 2006 at 8:52 am
Good article! Really liked the fact that it clearly indicated problems and solutions (to include pros and cons). Thank you!
January 6, 2006 at 8:41 am
Good review of new features.
January 5, 2006 at 9:31 am
Very true. And as much as I like SQL, I would consider my life incomplete if that was the pinnacle of my existance.
January 5, 2006 at 8:57 am
Thanks for the information. I look forward to 2005 the more I read.
January 5, 2006 at 8:03 am
Regarding 64Bit Itanium, it outperformed our existing heavily burdened 32 bit OLTP with 4 times as many users and transactions while utilizing only half of the 64Bit servers resources (4...
December 30, 2005 at 11:51 am
Very good and thanks for opening up about lessons learned!
December 30, 2005 at 8:31 am
I agree with the MOM recommendation. I had it at my last job. Each morning, I would come in, log into MOM and view the status of 22 servers through...
January 14, 2005 at 9:57 am
Interesting article and the concept of working with developers. Is that just a theoretical idea?
Seriously, I would like to spend more time with...
July 29, 2004 at 2:18 am
Regarding the often underemphasized I/O benefit that comes with using separate files, the following comes from BOL "Using Files and Filegroups" ---> "Recommendations":
Place different tables used in the same join queries in...
March 5, 2004 at 7:35 am
Q823492 addressed and fixed this problem.
November 12, 2003 at 6:05 am