Martin Voegele, a consultant at Superior Consulting Services, has more than 16 years of experience designing and developing database software. He served as a consultant to Microsoft on development of Reporting Services.
Read all about the new SQL Server 2000 tool that has customers singing Microsoft's praises. Reporting Services, slated for release to manufacturing by the end of the year, handles the complete reporting life cycle.
Recently, I've been working with a consulting client to help them tame CPU usage. Typically, they're clocking over 20,000 queries and operations per second on their e-commerce SQL Server, but ran into an issue where CPU started spiking up above 90 percent for sustained periods of time....More
What should most database administrators be doing on a regular basis? Here's a comprehensive list from Michael K. Campbell of many of the things DBAs typically do on a daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly basis....More