SQL Server Pro http://demo.sqlmag.com/rss.xml en CU5 for SQL Server 2014 Brings Fixes and Enhanced Support for Azure SQL Database http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/cu5-sql-server-2014-brings-fixes-and-enhanced-support-azure-sql-database <div class="node-body article-body">CU5 has released and amid the accumulated updates Microsoft is providing some useful functions for Azure SQL Database management.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/cu5-sql-server-2014-brings-fixes-and-enhanced-support-azure-sql-database" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/cu5-sql-server-2014-brings-fixes-and-enhanced-support-azure-sql-database#comments SQL Server 2014 Azure SQL Database SQL Server Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:34:00 +0000 22211 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Use the TOP Filter's WITH TIES Option http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/use-top-filter-with-ties-option <div class="field-deck"> Learn what this option does </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Take a little quiz to see if you know what the TOP filter's WITH TIES option does.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/use-top-filter-with-ties-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/use-top-filter-with-ties-option#comments T-SQL SQL Server TOP filter WITH TIES option Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:00:00 +0000 21941 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Identifying Indexes on a Table http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/identifying-indexes-table <div class="node-body article-body">During performance tuning it's frequently necessary to determine if there are better indexing options to satisfy the query you're tuning but at the same time ensuring you're not going to make matters worse overall. That usually means you need to know what indexes already exist on a table. Here is a quick script you can use immediately to give you that information.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/identifying-indexes-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/identifying-indexes-table#comments SQL Server Indexes SQL Server Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:10:00 +0000 22191 at http://demo.sqlmag.com https://www.flickr.com/photos/fordplay/7528508920/in/set-72157630480956030/ Eight SQL Server Signs the Illuminati Exist http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/eight-sql-server-signs-illuminati-exist <div class="node-body blog-body">Make no mistake about it, the signs that the Illuminati exist are all around us. You can find their markings on our buildings, on our currency and even in our music videos. That’s right, they’re everywhere!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-server-pro-guest-blogs">SQL Server Pro Guest Blogs</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/eight-sql-server-signs-illuminati-exist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/eight-sql-server-signs-illuminati-exist#comments SQL Server SQL Server SQL Server SQL Server Pro Guest Blogs Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:04:00 +0000 22181 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Monitor SQL Server 2014 for Proactive Management and Minimal Downtime http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/monitor-sql-server-2014-proactive-management-and-minimal-downtime <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft has released an updated Management Pack that adds new functionality to monitoring SQL Server 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/monitor-sql-server-2014-proactive-management-and-minimal-downtime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/monitor-sql-server-2014-proactive-management-and-minimal-downtime#comments SQL Server 2014 Operations Manager Management Pack Operations Manager SQL Server System Center Tue, 16 Dec 2014 16:31:00 +0000 22171 at http://demo.sqlmag.com SQL Server PHP and JDBC Drivers Released to GA http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/sql-server-php-and-jdbc-drivers-released-ga <div class="node-body article-body">The drivers for PHP and JDBC for SQL Server spent just around a month in beta and are now publicly available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/sql-server-php-and-jdbc-drivers-released-ga" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/sql-server-php-and-jdbc-drivers-released-ga#comments SQL Server Development Java JDBC PHP SQL Server Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:50:00 +0000 22151 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Using the ADO.NET Connection String http://demo.sqlmag.com/scripting/using-adonet-connection-string <div class="field-deck"> Make sure your scripts have the information they need to connect to databases </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The ADO.NET connection string contains the information that a script needs to connect to a SQL Server database. Here's what you need to know to create one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/scripting/using-adonet-connection-string" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/scripting/using-adonet-connection-string#comments Scripting ADO.NET connecting to a database using ADO.NET in a PowerShell script ConnectionString property SqlConnection object Windows PowerShell Thu, 11 Dec 2014 21:37:00 +0000 22131 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Avoid Unnecessary Lookups when Using ROW_NUMBER for Paging http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/avoid-unnecessary-lookups-when-using-rownumber-paging <div class="field-deck"> Improve your solution's performance </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Eliminate unnecessary lookups to improve the performance of the typical solution for paging using row numbers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/avoid-unnecessary-lookups-when-using-rownumber-paging" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/avoid-unnecessary-lookups-when-using-rownumber-paging#comments T-SQL SQL Server lookups Paging Performance ROW_NUMBER Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:00:00 +0000 21931 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Impressions from the 2014 Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference http://demo.sqlmag.com/virtualization/impressions-2014-gartner-data-center-infrastructure-operations-management-conference <div class="node-body article-body">While attending the Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management conference in Las Vegas, Don Boxley shares some early impressions and interesting experiences.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/virtualization/impressions-2014-gartner-data-center-infrastructure-operations-management-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/virtualization/impressions-2014-gartner-data-center-infrastructure-operations-management-conference#comments Virtualization cloud costs conference downtime Garner shared experience unexpected downtime VMs zombie VM Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:53:00 +0000 22061 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Reactive Learning and Relevancy for the Accidental DBA http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/reactive-learning-and-relevancy-accidental-dba <div class="node-body article-body">When learning new skills and technologies is knowledge enough? Tim Ford asserts that relevancy in your organization is a critical piece to learning successfully.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/reactive-learning-and-relevancy-accidental-dba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/reactive-learning-and-relevancy-accidental-dba#comments SQL Server accidental dba career development devops SQL Server Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:58:00 +0000 22031 at http://demo.sqlmag.com https://www.flickr.com/photos/fordplay/3129472538/in/set-72157611463399189 Compute a Trimmed Mean http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/compute-trimmed-mean <div class="field-deck"> Learn two methods: the NTILE function and the PERCENT_RANK or CUME_DIST function </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Use the trimmed mean method to exclude outliers from the computation of an average aggregate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/compute-trimmed-mean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/compute-trimmed-mean#comments T-SQL SQL Server CUME_DIST NTILE PERCENT_RANK trimmed mean Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:00:00 +0000 21921 at http://demo.sqlmag.com AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 16: Job Synchronization Checkup Logic http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-availability-groups-and-sql-server-jobs-part-16-job-synchronization-checkup-logic <div class="node-body blog-body">With Linked Servers configured to allow cross-host or cross-box communication between the servers you’re using to host your AlwaysOn Availability Groups, it’s time to start looking at some scripts that can be used to regularly check whether or not SQL Server Agent jobs are correctly synchronized across all servers in your topology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/practical-sql-server">Practical SQL Server</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-availability-groups-and-sql-server-jobs-part-16-job-synchronization-checkup-logic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-availability-groups-and-sql-server-jobs-part-16-job-synchronization-checkup-logic#comments SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups AlwaysOn Availability Groups jobs synchronization jobs synchronization sql server agent sql server agent Practical SQL Server Tue, 02 Dec 2014 17:32:00 +0000 21911 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Free Tools for SQL Server Professionals http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/free-tools-sql-server-professionals <div class="node-body article-body">Looking for free SQL Server tools? 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Look no further than this summary from the panel discussion held this year at the Dev/IT Connections Conference in Las Vegas where that question was posed to the panelists.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/free-tools-sql-server-professionals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/free-tools-sql-server-professionals#comments SQL Server free tools SQL Server SQL Server free tools Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:26:00 +0000 21901 at http://demo.sqlmag.com https://www.flickr.com/photos/fordplay/15239220981/in/set-72157647604680462 Learn How to Deduplicate Data http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/learn-how-deduplicate-data <div class="field-deck"> Remove duplicate rows from a table </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Discover a simple method for deduplicating data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/learn-how-deduplicate-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/learn-how-deduplicate-data#comments T-SQL SQL Server data deduplicate duplicate T-SQL Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:00:00 +0000 21691 at http://demo.sqlmag.com What's Your SQL Server Uptime Target - and Can You Achieve It? http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/whats-your-sql-server-uptime-target-and-can-you-achieve-it <div class="node-body article-body">What's your SQL Server uptime target? How do you compare to your peers? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/whats-your-sql-server-uptime-target-and-can-you-achieve-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/whats-your-sql-server-uptime-target-and-can-you-achieve-it#comments SQL Server SLA SQL Server Uptime Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:01:00 +0000 21791 at http://demo.sqlmag.com AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 15: Setting Up Linked Servers http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-ags-sqlserver-jobs-part15-setting-linked-servers <div class="node-body blog-body">Learn about setting up Linked Server definitions to let two (or more) servers in an AlwaysOn Availability Group talk to each other and check up on job statuses of jobs running on each other. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/practical-sql-server">Practical SQL Server</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-ags-sqlserver-jobs-part15-setting-linked-servers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-ags-sqlserver-jobs-part15-setting-linked-servers#comments Database Security Database Administration AlwaysOn Availability Groups AlwaysOn Availability Groups jobs synchronization jobs synchronization Kerberos kerberos Linked Servers Linked Servers Practical SQL Server Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:06:00 +0000 21781 at http://demo.sqlmag.com My Summary of PASS Summit 2014 http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/my-summary-pass-summit-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Well, it's over. It was fun. It was exciting. It was educating. But it's over. PASS Summit 2014 was a great success, as always.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/my-summary-pass-summit-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/my-summary-pass-summit-2014#comments SQL Server SQL PASS SQL Server Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:59:00 +0000 21771 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Get Accurate Estimates with Filtered Indexes http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/get-accurate-estimates-filtered-indexes <div class="field-deck"> Improve cardinality estimates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Use filtered indexes and statistics for improved cardinality estimates.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/get-accurate-estimates-filtered-indexes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/get-accurate-estimates-filtered-indexes#comments T-SQL SQL Server cardinality estimate filtered index Index T-SQL Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 21681 at http://demo.sqlmag.com What’s your favorite SQL Server feature? http://demo.sqlmag.com/poll/favorite-sqlserver-feature-11172014 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"></div><form action="/poll/favorite-sqlserver-feature-11172014" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1491-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1491"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1491" name="choice" value="1491" class="form-radio" /> AlwaysOn</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1501-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1501"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1501" name="choice" value="1501" class="form-radio" /> Azure Integration</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1511-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1511"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1511" name="choice" value="1511" class="form-radio" /> Backup Encryption</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1521-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1521"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1521" name="choice" value="1521" class="form-radio" /> Columnstore Index</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1531-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1531"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1531" name="choice" value="1531" class="form-radio" /> Database Mirroring</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1541-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1541"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1541" name="choice" value="1541" class="form-radio" /> In-Memory OLTP</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1551-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1551"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1551" name="choice" value="1551" class="form-radio" /> Replication</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1561-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1561"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1561" name="choice" value="1561" class="form-radio" /> Reporting Services</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1571-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1571"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1571" name="choice" value="1571" class="form-radio" /> Resource Governor</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1581-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1581"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1581" name="choice" value="1581" class="form-radio" /> Transparent Data Encryption</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="21761" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-Qnd6XJmaawf4L4aWtwSmIFtk_qMs8D1ZFnfspzRaLY8" value="form-Qnd6XJmaawf4L4aWtwSmIFtk_qMs8D1ZFnfspzRaLY8" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://demo.sqlmag.com/poll/favorite-sqlserver-feature-11172014#comments Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:06:50 +0000 21761 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Add SQL Server Job Failure Notifications with PowerShell http://demo.sqlmag.com/powershell/add-sql-server-job-failure-notifications-powershell <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to add SQL Server job failure notifications with PowerShell.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/powershell/add-sql-server-job-failure-notifications-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/powershell/add-sql-server-job-failure-notifications-powershell#comments PowerShell Database Mail SQL Mail sql server agent Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:50:00 +0000 21751 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Can Container Virtualization Unlock the Promise of Stacked SQL Server Instances? http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-virtualization/can-container-virtualization-unlock-promise-stacked-sql-server-instances <div class="node-body article-body">In spite of technical and operational challenges, the stacking of SQL Server instances is something we should be driving toward in order to achieve the significant economic benefits of stacking instances. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-virtualization/can-container-virtualization-unlock-promise-stacked-sql-server-instances" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-virtualization/can-container-virtualization-unlock-promise-stacked-sql-server-instances#comments Database High Availability Database Virtualization Thu, 13 Nov 2014 21:16:00 +0000 21741 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Auditing for Azure SQL Database Exits Preview http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview <div class="node-body article-body">After just 3 months in preview, Auditing for Azure SQL Database is now publicly available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview#comments Azure SQL Server Azure database SQL Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:36:00 +0000 21731 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Amazing Week at PASS Summit 2014 http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/amazing-week-pass-summit-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Last week was my first PASS Summit, and there are just no words for how amazing it was.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/amazing-week-pass-summit-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/amazing-week-pass-summit-2014#comments SQL Server PASS Summit Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:26:00 +0000 21721 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Building an Automated Database Deployment Pipeline http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-administration/building-automated-database-deployment-pipeline <div class="field-byline"> Grant Fritchey </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The entire process of building an automated database deployment pipeline has to be focused around eliminating or mitigating the natural friction that occurs between development and operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-administration/building-automated-database-deployment-pipeline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-administration/building-automated-database-deployment-pipeline#comments Database Administration automated database deployment continuous delivery developers Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 21701 at http://demo.sqlmag.com AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 14: Establishing Synchronization Checks http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-availability-groups-and-sql-server-jobs-part-14-establishing-synchronization-checks <div class="node-body blog-body">When compared to AlwaysOn Failover Cluster Instances or clustered deployments of SQL Server, one of the main problems with AlwaysOn AGs is that a single database is made to straddle multiple hosts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/practical-sql-server">Practical SQL Server</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-availability-groups-and-sql-server-jobs-part-14-establishing-synchronization-checks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/blog/alwayson-availability-groups-and-sql-server-jobs-part-14-establishing-synchronization-checks#comments Database High Availability Database Performance Tuning connection connection jobs jobs Scripting scripting sql server agent sql server agent synchronization synchronization Practical SQL Server Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:34:00 +0000 21711 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Find a Minimum Missing Value http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/find-minimum-missing-value <div class="field-deck"> Determine the most efficient method </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Discover the most efficient method to identify the minimum missing value after the minimum existing value.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/find-minimum-missing-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/t-sql/find-minimum-missing-value#comments T-SQL SQL Server minimum sequence T-SQL value Tue, 11 Nov 2014 05:00:00 +0000 21671 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Enhancing SQL Agent Notifications http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/enhancing-sql-agent-notifications <div class="node-body article-body">SQL Agent has certain limitations but they can usually be overcome given a bit of simple ingenuity. Join Tim as he shows you how to get SQL Agent to speak to a wider audience when needed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/enhancing-sql-agent-notifications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/enhancing-sql-agent-notifications#comments Database Performance Tuning agent notification SQL SQL Server Administration Tips tips Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:22:00 +0000 21661 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Top 10 Issues Facing Managers of DBAs http://demo.sqlmag.com/datavail/top-10-issues-facing-managers-dbas <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Datavail </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Managers of database administrators have a recurring problem: they need to hire experts to keep their systems running, only to see their high-priced talent maddeningly chained to pesky requests and problems that could be handled by less-expensive employees. In this white paper, we explore the top 10 issues facing managers of DBAs, and how outsourcing solves some of these pressing challenges by providing reliable and flexible staffing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/datavail/top-10-issues-facing-managers-dbas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> DatAvail Resources Sponsored Sun, 09 Nov 2014 23:03:00 +0000 22121 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Top SQL Server Issues http://demo.sqlmag.com/datavail/top-sql-server-issues <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Datavail </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a complex database environment, keeping tabs on the health and stability of each system is critical to ensure data availability, accessibility, recoverability and security. This whitepaper shares the top issues affecting SQL Server performance, the consequences of not taking action, and why consistent use of a SQL Server Health Check in conjunction with ongoing database management can lead to improved database environments and maximize the investment of time and resources.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/datavail/top-sql-server-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> DatAvail Resources Sponsored Sun, 09 Nov 2014 23:03:00 +0000 22111 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Seven Options for Effective and Efficient Database Management http://demo.sqlmag.com/datavail/seven-options-effective-and-efficient-database-management <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Datavail </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s exponential data growth is stressing databases and DBAs alike. 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