Lori Brown

Lori
Brown

Lori Brown is a senior SQLRx consultant for Integrated Services, providing expertise in database administration, health and monitoring, disaster recovery, and high availability. She also teaches SQL Server courses and speaks at events.

Articles
SQL Server's Trace and Replay Tool 2
The trace and replay tool in SQL Server Profiler provides a powerful yet flexible tool for comparing and analyzing performance between different environments.
Removing Forwarded Records from Heap Tables 5
Learn how to use the FixForwardedRecs stored procedure to find and remove forwarded records from heap tables.

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Sep 24, 2014
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AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 7: Detecting Primary Replica Ownership

In my mind, there are two logical ways that you might want to have your code check to see if the Primary Replica of a given AG database is currently hosted on a particular server or not...More
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Sep 17, 2014
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AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 6: High-Level Options and Rationale for Handling Batch Jobs

There are a couple of options for how we could handle batch jobs when Availability Groups are thrown into the mix....More
Sep 12, 2014
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Managing a Healthy SQL Server Database: Three Principles We Overlook

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
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