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Tim Radney : The Importance of Baselines

Tim Radney : The Importance of Baselines

Tim Radney goes into detail about why baselines are important, and how metrics you collect now can help you solve future problems.

Latest Builds of SQL Server 2017

Latest Builds of SQL Server 2017

Find out the build number of each SQL Server 2017 build as it is released, discover where to download, and how to get details on new fixes and features.

#BackToBasics : Event Chains in SentryOne

#BackToBasics : Event Chains in SentryOne

Jim Holden has some fun explaining the fundamental aspects of one of the gems in the SentryOne Platform : Event Chains.

Howdy Partner!

Howdy Partner!

Growing up in Dayton, Ohio I was a huge fan of TV Westerns. Some of the greatest Western movie stars, like Clint Eastwood, Sam Elliott, Paul Newman, Robert Redford, and John Wayne, were my heroes for their swagger, bravado, and unstoppable ability to beat the bad guy and save the day. One of the most

SentryOne + Pragmatic Works Software : Two Weeks In

SentryOne + Pragmatic Works Software : Two Weeks In

Jason Hall, Vice President of Product, reflects on what he's learned so far, two weeks into our acquisition of Pragmatic Works Software.

Tech Outbound Alaska SQL Cruise and the Beardless Pirates of SentryOne

Tech Outbound Alaska SQL Cruise and the Beardless Pirates of SentryOne

TECH OUTBOUND ALASKA SQL CRUISE 2018 Depart & Return from Seattle, Washington, August 4 – August 11, 2018 Register Now! The Tech Outbound learning event will be fun. The brand new NCL Bliss departs from Seattle, WA with stops in Alaska cities of Ketchikan, Juneau, and Skagway. We'll train on a variety of topics while watching glaciers and snow-peaked

Speaking in May-June: Boston, San Diego, Atlanta, and Nashville

Speaking in May-June: Boston, San Diego, Atlanta, and Nashville

Whilst On the Road I've been traveling heavily to speak at SQL Server events for the last few months and had a great time at recent stops such as Colorado Springs, a three-city tour in Oregon, and Philadelphia. I learned some interesting things about Oregon while visiting there, since it was my first trip in

Itzik Ben-Gan : Optimizer Thresholds : Grouping & Aggregating, Part 2

Itzik Ben-Gan : Optimizer Thresholds : Grouping & Aggregating, Part 2

Continuing his series on optimization thresholds, Itzik Ben-Gan dives into the costs behind stream aggregates when the data needs to be sorted first.

Management Studio, Latest Builds

Management Studio, Latest Builds

Find information about the builds of SQL Server Management Studio in the new release cycle approach; locate previous versions.

T-SQL Tuesday #102 : Giving Back

T-SQL Tuesday #102 : Giving Back

Aaron Bertrand gives some scattered thoughts about how he has contributed to the SQL Server community throughout his career.

Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge Update 2

Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge Update 2

This is the second update for my Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge. If you are catching up, the challenge is to lose 56 pounds of unhealthy body mass. I started the beginning of March, and I now have about 3 months left to reach the goal. In my last update I reported a loss of

Latest Builds of SentryOne Software

Latest Builds of SentryOne Software

Latest builds of the SentryOne platform and Plan Explorer, as well as updated blog posts, downloads, and change lists.

SentryOne Dives into DevOps with Pragmatic Works Software

Three years ago, longtime colleague Brian Knight, CEO of Pragmatic Works Software (PWS), and I had our first real conversation about the possibility of joining forces. We agreed that there was great potential, but the timing was not ideal – both companies were going through significant changes at the time – so we agreed to

SentryOne Partner Spotlight: Sabin IO

SentryOne Partner Spotlight: Sabin IO

Sabin IO, part of our Global Partner Network. Simon and the Sabin IO team are true professionals that provide valuable insight and expertise to their clients. Their deep understanding of the complete Microsoft data platform gives them the unique ability to provide consulting, architecture services, and managed services to the benefit of their customers.

Global Partner Network, Six New Partners

Global Partner Network, Six New Partners

Six new companies have joined the Global Partner Network. The Global Partner Network was established in 2017 to provide a single point of contact between SentryOne and the experienced Master Service Providers (MSPs), resellers and training and technology partners across the globe that use SentryOne to deliver superior server performance monitoring for their customers.