Calculating Concurrent Sessions, Part 3Commented on: 2 years ago
(February 10, 2013)
I realize that I'm incredibly late in responding but, oh my! How very clever! I was trying to do something similar and got hooked because I just didn't see the 2:1 ratio in the final...
Row-Concatenation Solutions Aren't All EqualCommented on: 3 years ago
(January 2, 2012)
Before all of you give up on the "self referencing" variable, please see the following post over on SSC...
Build the Numbers Table You NeedCommented on: 6 years ago
(March 1, 2009)
Although I applaud the author for a well written article, there are many ways to effectively generate a list numbers... and recursion isn't one of them.
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In my previous post I covered options for adding “If-checks” into SSIS Packages – or SQL Server Maintenance Plans (which are, effectively, specialized SSIS packages). Once you’ve tackled that process, you’ll need to tackle something else when it comes to managing SSIS packages in conjunction with AlwaysOn Availability Groups. Or, more specifically, you’ll actually need to tackle two tasks....More
In my last post, we took a look at some of the details involved in actually implementing backups against databases being hosted in AlwaysOn Availability Groups. In addition to providing a high-level overview of how sys.fn_hadr_backup_is_preferred_replica() works, I also mentioned that integrating it into backups managed by SQL Server Maintenance Plans isn’t as easy as what you’ll run into with other types of backups....More