August 2013 - When VMware's vSphere is configured within a cluster at the host level, it provides a certain degree of high availability, without any high availability configurations within the guest OS or SQL Server....More
When VMware's vSphere platform is configured within a cluster at the host level, vSphere provides a certain degree of high availability, without any high availability configurations within the guest OS or SQL Server....More
I’ve used gobs of tools this year. Too many to mention. Many of them just plain awesome. But one tool stands out above the rest – to the point where I just can not ‘shut up’ about how great it is. Here’s what’s to love about Devolution’s Remote Desktop Manager....More
In this 11 session class we will learn all about enterprise storage and virtualization so that as the DBA we can make intelligent decisions about how to configure storage and when to virtualize servers as well as how to monitor and troubleshoot when using enterprise storage and/or virtualization....More
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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
With Linked Servers configured to allow cross-host or cross-box communication between the servers you’re using to host your AlwaysOn Availability Groups, it’s time to start looking at some scripts that can be used to regularly check whether or not SQL Server Agent jobs are correctly synchronized across all servers in your topology....More