Is Failure an Option?Commented on: 4 years ago
(October 12, 2010)
Kalen D - my SQL Swami. On target indeed.
Could Piracy Limit Sources of SQL Server Help?Commented on: 5 years ago
(March 16, 2010)
Yeah, I agree with Marcos. If I hadn't stolen my car I wouldn't be driving today. If I hadn't metaphorically broken into Kalen's home and robbed her I wouldn't have landed a good job and have a...
Temporal HistogramsCommented on: 7 years ago
(May 3, 2008)
Quite useful, although I'd love to see a generic solution that would work on SQL8 as well. I realize that SQL10 is here, nevertheless SQL9, but I'd like to point out that many, many companies still...
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
When I initially decided to write about AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, I knew I’d have a bunch of different posts on a variety of different topics. To that end, I initially planned on this series of posts being comprised of 3 main parts:...More