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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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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Sep 9, 2014
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AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 5: Setting Up Failover Alerts

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
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