Database Administration http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9172/more en Top Insights You Can Gain from the Usage Stats Dynamic Management View (Part 1) http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/top-insights-you-can-gain-usage-stats-dynamic-management-view-part-1 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Valuable insights are available about your indexing strategy through the Dynamic Management Views: one in particular.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/top-insights-you-can-gain-usage-stats-dynamic-management-view-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/top-insights-you-can-gain-usage-stats-dynamic-management-view-part-1#comments Database Performance Tuning dynamic management views Indexes performance tuning SQL usage Fri, 29 Jan 2016 17:55:00 +0000 29261 at http://sqlmag.com http://youtodesign.com/Vector/2015/033963.html Data Tales: The Case of the Database Diet (Part 1) http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/data-tales-case-database-diet-part-1 <div class="node-body article-body">DATA TALES #6: The Case of the Database Diet (Part 1) (in which Dr. Greg Low begins his plans of placing a VLDB on a diet...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/data-tales-case-database-diet-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-performance-tuning/data-tales-case-database-diet-part-1#comments Database Performance Tuning Microsoft SQL Server row compression shrink database vldb Wed, 27 Jan 2016 14:11:00 +0000 28971 at http://sqlmag.com Microsoft acquires Metanautix to pierce through database silos http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/microsoft-acquires-metanautix-pierce-through-database-silos <div class="field-deck"> After a year of big updates, expect more on the way </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Most companies viewed endless data silos as a nightmare; Metanautix saw it as an opportunity, and is now joining Microsoft's data group to help business every tackle the challenge. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/microsoft-acquires-metanautix-pierce-through-database-silos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/microsoft-acquires-metanautix-pierce-through-database-silos#comments Database Administration Business Intelligence Database Administration Database Administrator Mon, 21 Dec 2015 17:16:00 +0000 26631 at http://sqlmag.com Licensed under Creative Commons by Leaflet Data Tales #5: The Case of the Rogue Index http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/data-tales-5-case-rogue-index <div class="node-body article-body"><p>It can be painful to see performance problems caused by poor or inappropriate indexing choices without the ability to make strategic indexing changes. 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