William Zack is a consultant, developer, and author of several computer books. He is also founder and chairman of the New York Enterprise Windows User Group and co-moderator of the New York .NET Developers Group.
SQL Server Service Broker lets internal or external database-related processes send messages to and receive them from each other, providing a valuable way to implement database-oriented middleware and distributed database applications.
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
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