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  • Interpreting Output from SQLIOSIM

    I recently had the enormous good fortune to broker a conversation between PSS uber-engineer, Robert “Bob” Dorr and Jose Fortuny. (If memory serves me, Bob is no longer in PSS and is now a member of the SQL Server development team.  So I especially appreciate Bob’s willingness to help out on something that is outside of his core job.)  ...
    Posted to Kevin Kline (Weblog) by KKline on December 14, 2008
  • Better Ways to Get Transaction Log Information

    If you've been around a while, you tend to do things the way you first learned how to do them.  This can turn you into an ''old timer'' whose oblivious to new and better ways to do things that have appeared in the newer releases of the technology.   Take measuring log space, for example.  If I wanted to find out how much log space ...
    Posted to Kevin Kline (Weblog) by KKline on November 5, 2008

    I find that auto_update statistics in SQL Server is a really good thing.  Without it, many third-party applications would simply fall over from lack of preventative maintenance.  With it, they are able to run for extraordinarily long periods of time without really needing a full-time DBA to check up on the databases.   Having said ...
    Posted to Kevin Kline (Weblog) by KKline on May 19, 2008
  • More SQL Server Automation Scripts

    If you've read SQL Server Magazine, then you know that I write a monthly column about free SQL Server tools called Tool Time.  I recently wrote about a set of automation scripts from Microsoft's internal MIS group that automates all sorts of regular tasks they perform on their SQL Server's. Today, I'd like to share some more scripts brought ...
    Posted to Kevin Kline (Weblog) by KKline on March 26, 2008
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