To handle the needs of highly scalable business applications, Yukon’s SQL Server Service Broker lets internal and external processes send and receive reliable, asynchronous messages through extensions to T-SQL DML.
One of the most exciting new technologies in SQL Server Yukon provides a programmatic access layer that lets database administrators and developers work directly with database objects in any Microsoft .NET language.
In managing a database or sometimes numerous databases, we often get caught up in the day-to-day maintenance and lose sight of the other principles we know are critical to ensuring optimal performance. Here’s a quick refresher....More
Alerts represent a great way to take a proactive stance on being notified or alerted when something ugly, potentially ugly, or important happens on a SQL Server. On most servers that I manage, I typically deploy a whole bevy of different alerts....More