Update the Statistics on Recently Modified Tables OnlyCommented on: 5 years ago
(April 1, 2010)
Why are you using sp_ as a naming convention for stored proc's when it is best practice not to. And Grant Fitchly( aka Scary DBA ) in his book 'SQL 2008 Performance tuning distilled' shows the...
Seven Tips for SQL Server Production DBAsCommented on: 6 years ago
(July 15, 2009)
Just a question as to what you would do if your policy is to remove the builtin admin account after a SQL install is done then this will not work. Also I have always thought that buildin admin...
My initial goal in writing this series of posts was to outline some of the concerns surrounding Availability Groups (AGs) and SQL Server Agent Jobs – and call out how there is virtually no guidance from Microsoft on this front and then detail some of the pitfalls and options available for tackling this problem domain. I initially expected this series of posts to have between 25 and 30 posts – according to some of the early outlines I created ‘way back when’....More
Throughout this series of posts I’ve taken a somewhat pessimistic view of how SQL Server Agent jobs are managed within most organizations – meaning that most of the code and examples I’ve provided up until this point were based on assumptions about how CHANGE to jobs is managed. That pessimism, to date, has come in two forms:...More
In this series of posts I’ve called out some of the concerns related to SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups and their interaction with SQL Server Agent jobs – both in the form of Batch Jobs (see post #3) and backups....More