Jayleen Heft

Jayleen
Heft
Editor, Web Content Manager,
SQL Server Pro

Jayleen is the SQL Server Pro editor and web content manager. Responsibilities include writing, managing the SQL Server Pro website, and working with authors to acquire and edit technical SQL Server articles. She also handles SQL Server training development and management for web seminars, virtual trade shows, and the IT/Dev Connections Conference. In addition, Jayleen manages the SQL Server Pro social media accounts including Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Twitter.

Articles
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SQL Server News from Microsoft WPC 2014
Get a glimpse at some of the SQL Server-related news to come out of the 2014 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) held July 13-17 in Washington, D.C.
Hybrid SQL Server cloud computing
Top 5 SQL Server Hybrid Cloud Resources
A hybrid cloud scenario may be economical and practical for your SQL Server environment. Learn more about possible options.
ASP.NET Session State Provider for SQL Server 2014 In-Memory OLTP
Microsoft has created a new ASP.NET Session State Provider that enables you to optimize ASP.NET web farms and more easily take advantage of SQL Server 2014 In-Memory OLTP using a packaged solution.
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Mainstream Support Ends for SQL Server 2008, 2008 R2
Microsoft will continue to provide technical support, including security updates, for both SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2, until July 9, 2019.
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EMS SQL Backup for SQL Server 1.5 Released
EMS Database Management Solutions, Inc., has released the latest version of their SQL Backup for SQL Server tool used for executing multiple maintenance tasks.
New Service: Backup SQL Server in the Cloud with IDrive
IDrive, a cloud data backup and storage provider, has launched advanced server backup to the cloud for Microsoft SQL Server.
Mobilizer 3.0 by Forerunner's Software
Unlock the Power of SSRS Across All Devices
You can leverage the power of Microsoft’s SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) easier and faster on any device with the newly released Mobilizer 3.0 from Forerunner Software.
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8 Free Business Intelligence Tools
Free tools are always handy. Here are eight free business intelligence-related tools for database administrators, business analysts, SQL Server developers, and other data professionals.
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Top 13 SharePoint Resources for SQL Server DBAs
Here are 13 great resources to assist SQL Server database administrators (DBAs) with SharePoint configuration, installation, performance optimization, security, and more.
How To Be A Successful DBA
What does it take do be an effective and successful database administrators? Check out these suggestions such as being proactive with maintenance and disaster recovery.
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New Product: dbForge Studio for SQL Server v3.8
New features and improvements in dbForge Studio for SQL Server v3.8 include SQL Server 2014 support and added database backup and restore features.
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Does SQL Server Run Best on Microsoft Azure?
According to Microsoft, here are 13 key benefits to using Azure Infrastructure Services to optimize your on-premises data and data platform projects.
SQL Server 2012 SP2 Released
SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 2 (SP2) is now available for download from Microsoft. Check out the updates resulting from customer feedback.
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10 Essential Resources for Accidental DBAs
Are you an "accidental" database administrator (DBA)? If so, these basic resources for accidental DBAs covering performance, security, storage, virtualization, and more, may come in handy.
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Top 10 Highly Recommended SQL Server Books
Here are 10 technical SQL Server books you may want to consider for your bookcase. Whether you're responsible for servers running SQL Server 2014, 2012, or 2008, there's a book for you.
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From the Blogs
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Jul 15, 2014
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The Marginalization of SQL Server Standard Edition 5

Microsoft seems to be bent on marginalizing SQL Server Standard Edition—both in the sense of the artificial constraints placed upon how much memory it can use, and in terms of what seems to be a shift in focus on the role of Standard Edition from Microsoft....More
Jul 8, 2014
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Replication: Sometimes More is Less

The unconventionality of having two publications for complex, unruly databases typically ends up saving huge amounts of time over the long haul and makes replication much easier to manage....More
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Jun 24, 2014
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AlwaysOn Availability Groups and Third Party Log Readers

When DBAs and SysAdmins learn the ins-and-outs of AlwaysOn Availability Groups, they’re then able to address high availability and disaster recovery concerns from a single interface or set of tooling, thus providing better scalability of management....More
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