Systems Management http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9226/more en Webcast: How to Solve SQL Server Challenges http://sqlmag.com/tegile/webcast-how-solve-sql-server-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Tegile </div> <div class="node-body article-body">View On-Demand</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/tegile/webcast-how-solve-sql-server-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tegile Storage Resources Sponsored Sat, 02 Jan 2016 22:22:00 +0000 27601 at http://sqlmag.com Flash Storage For Dummies http://sqlmag.com/netapp/flash-storage-dummies <div class="node-body article-body">In that classic For Dummies style, you’ll get some useful tips on how to best incorporate flash in your IT environment.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/netapp/flash-storage-dummies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Storage NetApp Sponsored Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:51:00 +0000 25831 at http://sqlmag.com Looking forward to Containers http://sqlmag.com/blog/looking-forward-containers <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Virtualization has long been a staple when it comes to computing. In essence, virtualization is really just the use of abstraction to make things either easier to manage or more fault-tolerant. Disks, for example, have long been virtualized in the sense that a single, physical, can easily be divided up into multiple logical (or virtual) volumes (or drives) just as easily as a number of discreet physical disks can also be virtualized into a single drive (via RAID) &ndash; which can further be partitioned into volumes, LUNs, and so.</p></div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/looking-forward-containers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/looking-forward-containers#comments Systems Management SQL Server containers Containers deployment deployment docker docker future future SQL Server SQL Server virtualization virtualization Windows Windows Practical SQL Server Wed, 19 Aug 2015 19:54:00 +0000 25731 at http://sqlmag.com Enhancing Database Environments with NetApp Storage http://sqlmag.com/netapp/enhancing-database-environments <div class="node-body article-body">Organizations of all kinds rely on their relational databases for both transaction processing and analytics, but many still have challenges in meeting their goals of high availability, security, and performance. Whether planning for a major upgrade of existing databases or considering a net new project, enterprise solution architects should realize that the storage capabilities will matter. NetApp’s systems, software, and services offer a number of advantages as a foundation for better operational results.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/netapp/enhancing-database-environments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Storage NetApp Sponsored Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:51:00 +0000 25841 at http://sqlmag.com Total Economic Impact FlexPod Datacenter Platform http://sqlmag.com/netapp/total-economic-impact <div class="node-body article-body">Forrester white paper that examines ROI that enterprises may realize by adopting FlexPod for business-critical application workloads such as Oracle databases and Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint Server for communications & collaboration.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/netapp/total-economic-impact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Storage NetApp Sponsored Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:51:00 +0000 25861 at http://sqlmag.com High Availability and Disaster Recovery with SQL Server 2014 AlwaysOn Availability Groups-021915 http://sqlmag.com/high-availability-and-disaster-recovery-sql-server-2014-alwayson-availability-groups-021915 <div class="node-body link-body">In this eLearning class you’ll get a deep dive into SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups. You see how to setup basic AlwaysOn Availability Groups as well as how to setup more advanced configurations where you mix both synchronous and asynchronous replicas for high availability and disaster recovery. In addition, you’ll learn how to create read-only AlwaysOn Availability Group replicas and how to create AlwaysOn Availability Group replicas in Azure for cloud-based disaster recovery.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/high-availability-and-disaster-recovery-sql-server-2014-alwayson-availability-groups-021915" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Backup and Recovery Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:54:00 +0000 22551 at http://sqlmag.com Monitor SQL Server 2014 for Proactive Management and Minimal Downtime http://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> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-2014/monitor-sql-server-2014-proactive-management-and-minimal-downtime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://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://sqlmag.com Using the ADO.NET Connection String http://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> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/scripting/using-adonet-connection-string" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://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://sqlmag.com Considering a Hybrid Storage Array for Hosting your SQL Server Database? http://sqlmag.com/hybrid-cloud/considering-hybrid-storage-array-hosting-your-sql-server-database <div class="node-body article-body">With the industry shift from spinning disk to SSD Flash storage, I'm commonly asked about performance concerns when migrating SQL servers to this newer flash technology. </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/hybrid-cloud/considering-hybrid-storage-array-hosting-your-sql-server-database" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/hybrid-cloud/considering-hybrid-storage-array-hosting-your-sql-server-database#comments Hybrid Cloud Database Performance Tuning Storage Database Administration Hybrid storage array Solid state disks (SSDs) Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:11:00 +0000 21261 at http://sqlmag.com Session 2: Data Internals Deep Dive http://sqlmag.com/backup-and-recovery/session-2-data-internals-deep-dive <div class="node-body video-body"><p><strong>Running Time:</strong> 64 minutes | </p> <p>During this session, you will learn about byte swapping, bitmaps, and dive a little into decoding Hex and binary – working to give you a full understanding of database internals and how you use them every day.</p></div> <div class="field-byline"> Presented by: Bradley Ball </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/backup-and-recovery/session-2-data-internals-deep-dive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/backup-and-recovery/session-2-data-internals-deep-dive#comments Backup and Recovery Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:12:00 +0000 23611 at http://sqlmag.com