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  • Backup File Naming Convention

    I have been asked this many times before and again just recently so I figured why not blog about it. None of this information outlined here is rocket science or even new but it is an area that I don’t think people put enough thought into before implementing.  Sure everyone choses some format but it often doesn’t go far enough in my opinion ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on October 5, 2012
  • Speaking in Raleigh NC 9-20-2011

      If you are in the area I will be speaking at the Triangle SQL Server Users Group meeting on Tuesday the 20th of September 2011. The session is on TempDB Best Practices and all of the details for the topic, directions etc. can be found here.  Be sure to register so they have enough food. Thanks and hope to see you all there, Andy
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on September 15, 2011
  • SQL Server 2008 R2 Analysis Services Operations Guide

    Some members of the SQL CAT Team just released an Operations Guide for SQL 2008 R2 Analysis Services that can be found here. While I am not a SSAS person by any means this looks pretty cool and worth while for anyone who does work with it so have a look. Andrew J. Kelly
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on June 1, 2011
  • Practical Performance Monitoring and Tuning

      My next performance class will be in San Francisco, CA on May 9th thru the 11th. I haven’t been to San Francisco in about 10 years and I am looking forward to getting back there. The material is a bit refined over the first class and I added a few more real world examples so it should be a fun and educational 3 days. If you want to spend a ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on April 9, 2011
  • System Center Advisor Collection Details

      The System Center Advisor team (formally Project Atlanta) now lists some pre-release documentation on exactly what information they collect and how you can view it before it gets uploaded. So if you are wondering what they collect you can have a look at the downloadable spreadsheet and see for yourself. Obviously this may change as it is ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on April 6, 2011
  • Project Atlanta Has a New Name

      Brad Anderson just completed a keynote in Las Vegas at the Microsoft Management Summit 2011 and announced the new name for what was originally called Project Atlanta. Dot da da dah… And the new name is:  System Center Advisor.  You can find much more information at www.SystemCenterAdvisor.com.  The product also goes from a ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on March 22, 2011
  • Practical Performance Monitoring and Tuning Event

      For any of you who may be interested or know of someone in the market for a performance Monitoring and Tuning class I have just the ticket for you. It’s a 3 day event that will be held in Atlanta Ga. on January 25th to the 27th 2011. For those of you that know me or have been to my sessions you realize I like to provide more than just ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on December 11, 2010
  • Updates for Some 2008 Tools

    There have been a few releases over the last few days for some SQL Server 2008 tools that you may be interested in. The first one is the 2008 R2 Best Practices Analyzer found here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/sqlreleaseservices/archive/2010/06/19/sql-server-2008-r2-best-practices-analyzer-is-now-available.aspx And the second one is the 2008 R2 ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on June 19, 2010
  • Speaking in Raleigh NC June 15th

    Just a heads up to those in the area that I will be speaking at the (TriPASS) Raleigh SQL Server user group on the 15th of June 2010. The topic is Storage & I/O Best Practices. The abstract is listed below: SQL Server relies heavily on a well configured storage sub-system to perform at its peak but unfortunately this is one of the most ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on June 2, 2010
  • Speaking at Best Practices in DC Next Month

    While I have been speaking about Best Practices for years this is the first time that I will speak at an actual Best Practices conference :).  I have 3 sessions entitled: SQL Server Configuration Best Practices Storage and I/O Best Practices for SQL Server Performance Monitoring Best Practices for SQL Server and I am actually ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on July 9, 2009
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