Top 10 SQL Server Performance Tuning TipsCommented on: 3 years ago
(January 19, 2011)
I have always seperated logs, data & tempdb with a typical small server config being 3 sets of 2 x 300Gb disks as RAID1+0.
However I recently had the opportunity to perform some disk...
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