Database Administration Blog http://sqlmag.com/blog/10103/feed en The SQL Server 2012 Special Ops Tour: Get Recognized for Your SQL Server Solutions http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-2012-special-ops-tour-get-recognized-your-sql-server-solutions <div class="node-body blog-body">The SQL Server 2012 Special Ops Tour could come to your city and you could be featured at an event.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-2012-special-ops-tour-get-recognized-your-sql-server-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-2012-special-ops-tour-get-recognized-your-sql-server-solutions#comments SQL Server 2012 Database Development SQL Server Database Administration Business Intelligence Blog Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Professional Contest Contest Database Administration Database Administrator Database Developer Database Development Development SQL Server SQL Server 2012 SQL Server 2012 SQL Server 2012 Special Ops Tour SQL Server 2012 Special Ops Tour SQL Server Denali Database Administration Blog Fri, 18 Nov 2011 18:19:00 +0000 10183 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server 2012 Release Candidate Offers New Capabilities http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-2012-release-candidate-offers-new-capabilities <div class="node-body blog-body">Microsoft's SQL Server 2012 Release Candidate 0 is now available for download and include new capabilities over the SQL Server Denali CTP3 release.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-2012-release-candidate-offers-new-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-2012-release-candidate-offers-new-capabilities#comments Analysis Database High Availability SQL Server 2012 Database Development Private Cloud High Availability Public Cloud SQL Server Integration Services Cloud SQL Server Database Administration Business Intelligence AlwaysOn AlwaysOn Analysis Blog Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Professional cloud cloud Cloud Computing Database Administration Database Administrator Database availability Database Developer Development ETL High availability Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Power View Power View Private Cloud Public Cloud Release Candidate Release Candidate Resource Governor Resource Governor SQL Azure SQL Azure SQL Azure SQL Server SQL Server Data Tools SQL Server Data Tools SQL Server Denali SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) Windows Azure Windows Azure Windows Azure Database Administration Blog Thu, 17 Nov 2011 18:15:00 +0000 10550 at http://sqlmag.com Being a SQL Server Pro Is Hard Work! http://sqlmag.com/blog/being-sql-server-pro-hard-work <div class="node-body blog-body">SQL Server Magazine's print issues have many uses, and in this photo they are used as a cat's bed. Provide your photo caption ideas for a chance to win a prize!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/being-sql-server-pro-hard-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/being-sql-server-pro-hard-work#comments Database Development SQL Server Database Administration Business Intelligence Blog Blog Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Professional business intelligence professional Database Administration Database Administration Database Administrator Database Administrator Database Developer database developer Database Development database development Development development SQL Server SQL Server Database Administration Blog Wed, 24 Aug 2011 16:54:22 +0000 10192 at http://sqlmag.com Marathon EverRun MX 6.0 http://sqlmag.com/blog/marathon-everrun-mx-60 <div class="node-body blog-body">Marathon's EverRun MX provides multi-server multi-core fault tolerance</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/marathon-everrun-mx-60" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/marathon-everrun-mx-60#comments Database Administration Database Administration Database Administration Blog Thu, 14 Apr 2011 14:18:00 +0000 10499 at http://sqlmag.com Paul Randal and Kimberly L. Tripp Offer an Inside Look at SQL Server Connections http://sqlmag.com/blog/paul-randal-and-kimberly-l-tripp-offer-inside-look-sql-server-connections <div class="node-body blog-body">SQL Server Connections is one such event that’s coming up March 27–30th in Orlando, and I thought it would be fun to get a behind the scenes look at how the sessions are chosen as well as recommendations about opportunities attendees should take advantage of at the event. I turned to SQL Server Magazine authors and SQL Server Connections chairs Paul Randal and Kimberly L. Tripp to give us the inside scoop on the conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/paul-randal-and-kimberly-l-tripp-offer-inside-look-sql-server-connections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/paul-randal-and-kimberly-l-tripp-offer-inside-look-sql-server-connections#comments SQL Server Database Administration Career Development career development Database Administration SQL Server SQL Server Connections training Database Administration Blog Thu, 10 Mar 2011 17:04:00 +0000 10227 at http://sqlmag.com Virtualization and Cloud Computing Are Here to Stay—Get the Training You Need to Keep Up http://sqlmag.com/blog/virtualization-and-cloud-computing-are-here-stay-get-training-you-need-keep <div class="node-body blog-body">SQL Server virtualization and cloud computing aren’t going away any time soon, so if I were you, I would take advantage of every opportunity to learn about these two technologies and how they’re going to affect you. A great opportunity to learn about these technologies is coming up—Virtualization Connections and Cloud Connections, two great events that are collocated in Las Vegas, April 17-21st.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/virtualization-and-cloud-computing-are-here-stay-get-training-you-need-keep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/virtualization-and-cloud-computing-are-here-stay-get-training-you-need-keep#comments Database Administration cloud computing Database Administration SQL Server training virtualization Database Administration Blog Thu, 24 Feb 2011 16:37:00 +0000 10312 at http://sqlmag.com Michael Otey Dives into SQL Server 2008 R2’s Enterprise Features http://sqlmag.com/blog/michael-otey-dives-sql-server-2008-r2-s-enterprise-features <div class="node-body blog-body">Michael Otey dives into SQL Server 2008 R2’s enterprise data access features and how you can use them to effectively manage your SQL Server environment in the video “SQL Server 2008 R2: Enterprise Data Access for Mission-Critical Applications.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/michael-otey-dives-sql-server-2008-r2-s-enterprise-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/michael-otey-dives-sql-server-2008-r2-s-enterprise-features#comments SQL Server 2008 Database Administration Database Administration high availability high availability Master Data Services Master Data Services multi-server management multi-server management PowerPivot for Excel PowerPivot for Excel PowerPivot for SharePoint PowerPivot for SharePoint scalability scalability self-service BI self-service BI SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2008 R2 Database Administration Blog Tue, 08 Feb 2011 19:54:00 +0000 10509 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Backup Fundamentals: Backing Up Databases from the Command Line http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-backup-fundamentals-backing-databases-command-line <div class="node-body blog-body">Here's a great hands-on video in which SQL Server expert Sean McCown shows you how to backup a database from the command line rather than SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-backup-fundamentals-backing-databases-command-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-backup-fundamentals-backing-databases-command-line#comments Database Administration backup and recovery Database Administration SQL Server Database Administration Blog Fri, 21 Jan 2011 17:14:00 +0000 10515 at http://sqlmag.com Wanted: Practical SQL Server Performance Monitoring and Tuning Skills http://sqlmag.com/blog/wanted-practical-sql-server-performance-monitoring-and-tuning-skills <div class="node-body blog-body">I recently spoke with Andrew J. Kelly to get a better understanding of what his three-day Practical Performance Monitoring and Tuning Workshop will cover and what the benefits are of the in-person training and lab sessions. He is teaching a series of hands-on training and lab sessions that show you the practical aspects of SQL Server performance monitoring and tuning, with the goal of reducing the time it takes you to troubleshoot performance problems or optimize performance in your environment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/wanted-practical-sql-server-performance-monitoring-and-tuning-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/wanted-practical-sql-server-performance-monitoring-and-tuning-skills#comments Database Performance Tuning Database Administration Database Administration Database Administration indexing Performance Monitoring performance tuning SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 Database Administration Blog Fri, 07 Jan 2011 18:44:00 +0000 10233 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Expert–Recommended New Year’s Resolutions http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-expert-recommended-new-year-s-resolutions <div class="node-body blog-body">Have you considered making resolutions regarding what you’d like to accomplish in your SQL Server environment over the next year? With the New Year quickly approaching, I reached out to several <em>SQL Server Magazine</em> authors to get their recommendations for things you should, and shouldn’t, do in 2011.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/database-administration-blog">Database Administration Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-expert-recommended-new-year-s-resolutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-expert-recommended-new-year-s-resolutions#comments Database Development Database Administration Business Intelligence backup and recovery Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Data Warehousing Database Administration Database Administration Development Development disaster recovery PowerPivot Database Administration Blog Fri, 31 Dec 2010 13:46:00 +0000 10142 at http://sqlmag.com