Is it Time for a Professional Code of Ethics for DBAs?Commented on: 5 years ago
(April 22, 2009)
Just a random thought - Any code should include the words "To the best of my ability,...". That leaves it up to me (and my employer, I would hope) to improve my ability, through training, reading,...
The Logical Puzzle - 18 Oct 2005Commented on: 9 years ago
(November 4, 2005)
You cut a stick (of length = 1 unit) into three pieces randomly. You can only make a triangle out of them if the longest piece (x) is LESS than the combined length of the other two pieces (y and (1-x...
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In my previous post, I provided a high-level outline of the core logic (and rationale behind that logic) that would be needed to set up regular synchronization checks on SQL Server Agent Jobs for servers where AlwaysOn Availability Groups have been deployed. In this post, I’ll walk through the steps--and the code--needed to setup those checks....More
Now that we’ve outlined the process to let servers in a SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Group "talk to each other" by means of setting up linked servers, it’s possible to set up some additional or improved checks on Availability Group Health....More
Make no mistake about it, the signs that the Illuminati exist are all around us. You can find their markings on our buildings, on our currency and even in our music videos. That’s right, they’re everywhere!...More