News & Information

IdeaXchange is timely, provocative, tech-savvy content for SQL Server Pro readers. Check out our experts and what they have to say!

What’s your favorite SQL Server feature?

Join the Conversation

From the Blogs
Dec 16, 2014

Eight SQL Server Signs the Illuminati Exist

Make no mistake about it, the signs that the Illuminati exist are all around us. You can find their markings on our buildings, on our currency and even in our music videos. That’s right, they’re everywhere!...More
Dec 2, 2014

AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 16: Job Synchronization Checkup Logic 1

With Linked Servers configured to allow cross-host or cross-box communication between the servers you’re using to host your AlwaysOn Availability Groups, it’s time to start looking at some scripts that can be used to regularly check whether or not SQL Server Agent jobs are correctly synchronized across all servers in your topology....More
Abstract illustration of linked SQL Servers
Nov 18, 2014

AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 15: Setting Up Linked Servers

Learn about setting up Linked Server definitions to let two (or more) servers in an AlwaysOn Availability Group talk to each other and check up on job statuses of jobs running on each other....More
Upcoming Training

High Availability and Disaster Recovery with SQL Server 2014 AlwaysOn Availability Groups

Thursday, February 19th

In this new online training course, you’ll get a deep dive into SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups. You'll see how to setup basic AlwaysOn Availability Groups as well as how to setup more advanced configurations for high availability and disaster recovery. In addition, you’ll learn how to create AlwaysOn Availability Group replicas in Azure for cloud-based disaster recovery.

Enroll Now and SAVE 15%
View All Online Training

SQL Server Pro Forums

Get answers to questions, share tips, and engage with the SQL Server community in our Forums.

Readers Contribute

If you would like to submit an article, please ensure you are logged in and then click Contribute.

If you are not a registered user on SQL Server Pro, click Register.

SQL Server Pro Guest Blogs
Online Conference

Deploying Affordable, High Performance Hybrid Storage for Clustered SQL Server

On Demand
Watch this webcast to learn about some essential best practices in storage, and how you can ensure that your SQL Server instances are performing at their best. Gain insight on:

--Storage challenges.
--Using SANs with SQL Server.
--Best practices with Tempdb.
--Using flash technology with SQL Server.

Register Now

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×