THE SQL Server Blog Spot on the Web

Welcome to SQLblog.com - The SQL Server blog spot on the web Sign in | |
in Search

Browse by Tags

All Tags » developer » Performance » DBA   (RSS)
  • Top 10 DBA Mistakes on SQL Server. (Now with Prizes for Participation!)

    The first big mistake I made as a DBA was coming to work with my zipper wide open. But I digress.Hear one of my most popular session via streaming media at SQLSentry.TV!Microsoft SQL Server is easier to administrate than any other relational database on the market.  But “easier than everyone else” doesn’t mean it’s easy.  And it doesn’t ...
    Posted to Kevin Kline (Weblog) by KKline on April 9, 2014
  • Learn More About SQL Server IO and Query Tuning in These Webcasts

    I'm doing two new webcasts next week on Wednesday, December 19th, one in the morning and the other after lunch.   SSDs are a Game Changer for SQL Server Storage No, session is not exclusively about SSDs.  But this is my first session on IO and storage tuning that emphasizes SSDs over hard disks.  As Bob Dylan said ''Times, they ...
    Posted to Kevin Kline (Weblog) by KKline on December 14, 2012
  • Everybody Needs a Test Harness

    When you're developing new Transact-SQL code or modifying some existing code, do you just launch directly into programming? I know that I did just that, for years. It wasn't until I was trying to performance tune some existing code that I realized I hadn't actually taken caching of data and execution plans into account. So all those modified ...
    Posted to Kevin Kline (Weblog) by KKline on October 31, 2011
  • Sometimes you just have to break it up

    I will be the 1st to admit that I am no Itzik Ben-Gan when it comes to writing complex SQL statements and I wonder at times how people come up with some of the Selects that I see.  Sometimes they are so complex or convoluted that I simply have a hard time figuring out the intent or the logic behind them. But as a performance consultant I ...
    Posted to Andrew Kelly (Weblog) by Andrew Kelly on April 14, 2009
Powered by Community Server (Commercial Edition), by Telligent Systems
  Privacy Statement