A Safe Method for Moving a Database to a New LocationCommented on: 3 years ago
(November 4, 2010)
I agree 100% getting the database off the same drive as the operating system and page file is critical. However, I have a question about creating additional file groups. If one is using RAID 5 or...
Do You Have a Free Saturday?Commented on: 3 years ago
(June 18, 2010)
I attended SQL Saturday in Southern California and my experience of the event somewhat differs with the author.
There was an initial cost of $10.00 if you wanted a lunch. It was not mandatory...
Recently, I've been working with a consulting client to help them tame CPU usage. Typically, they're clocking over 20,000 queries and operations per second on their e-commerce SQL Server, but ran into an issue where CPU started spiking up above 90 percent for sustained periods of time....More
What should most database administrators be doing on a regular basis? Here's a comprehensive list from Michael K. Campbell of many of the things DBAs typically do on a daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly basis....More