SentryOne Team Blog (blogs.sentryone.com)

Category: SQL Sentry

SQL Sentry Customer Portal

Jim Holden walks through the SQL Sentry Customer Portal, explaining all of the functionality and resources it provides.

SQLBits PreCon 2016

After the success of the PreCon session we held at PASS Summit last year, the team have decided to fly over and do one on this side of the pond at SQLBits!

An Interview with Greg Gonzalez, SQL Sentry CEO

What's a great innovator and entrepreneur like? Learn more in this interview with SQL Sentry CEO, Greg Gonzalez.

#TipTuesday Contest

From now until March 14th, you can win a $250 Visa gift card just by tweeting your tips about SQL Sentry software. Rick Pittser explains #TipTuesday…

How to Reduce Latency and Boost SQL Server Performance Webcast, Slides, and Scripts

Kevin Kline (@kekline) shares the slide deck and video from his recent webinar on reducing latency and boosting performance in SQL Server.

Plan Explorer Support for SQL Server 2016

Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) explains how to get Plan Explorer to work with plans from the latest builds of Azure SQL DB and CTPs of SQL Server 2016.

Live and In-Person: SQL Sentry Events in September

Kevin Kline (@kekline) tells you about four big upcoming SQL Server events in September where various members of the SQL Sentry team will be speaking.

You can tell a lot about a person…

Nick Harshbarger (@nicharsh) talks about character and why he is very happy to have Allen White (@SQLRunr) joining the SQL Sentry team.

Write-Post "Hello World"

Allen White (@SQLRunr) reflects on his career to date, and some of the reasons he chose to join SQL Sentry as our new Business Development Manager.

SQL Sentry Adds Two Powerhouse Technology Evangelists in the UK

WHAT’S HAPPENED? When I joined SQL Sentry three years ago, I was the 14th person in the building. We occupied a much smaller and more crowded space in a different building then. But the community responded – in a huge way – by buying our products and supporting our growth. Nick Harshbarger's Office circa 2012.

Applying Data Compression to the SQL Sentry Database : Part 5 (Follow-up)

Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) follows up on her data compression series, providing details on wait statistics, MAXDOP settings, and Performance Advisor.

Analyze This

Rick Pittser (@rjpittser) gives a rundown of using our new Power BI Content Pack, which was officially released today.

Get SQL Sentry Alerts on Slack

Jason Hall (@SQLSaurus) describes configuring SQL Sentry to send alerts to slack channels through IFTTT, which opens up all kinds of doors for automation.

Applying Data Compression to the SQL Sentry Database : Part 4

Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) concludes her data compression series, providing the DDL commands you can apply to your own SQL Sentry database.

ICYMI – Read Committed Snapshot Isolation, How Automatic Updates to Statistics Can Affect Query Performance, #temp table

A digest of great performance tuning articles originally appearing at SQLPerformance.com. Read Committed Snapshot Isolation Paul White ( b | t ) has been doing a phenomenal series on SQL Server behavior under each of the major isolation levels. This particular post details the inner workings of READ COMMITTED SNAPSHOT, but there are more articles on this specific isolation level