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Michael J. Swart : Finding Database Connection Leaks

Michael J. Swart : Finding Database Connection Leaks

Michael Swart (@MJSwart) shows how to investigate and fix database connection leaks, an application issue that can lead to connection timeouts.

Slides & Video – Tales from Building a SQL Server DW in Azure

Slides & Video – Tales from Building a SQL Server DW in Azure

Melissa Coates of SentryOne shares slides, videos, and other resources from a recent webinar on building an Azure SQL Data Warehouse.

Pineapples and Sea Turtles: #SQLVacation in Charleston

Pineapples and Sea Turtles: #SQLVacation in Charleston

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes his third stop of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Charleston, South Carolina.

Erin Stellato : Testing DML Statements for In-Memory OLTP

Erin Stellato : Testing DML Statements for In-Memory OLTP

Erin Stellato (@erinstellato) takes a thorough look at the way DML statements might benefit from In-Memory OLTP, especially with natively compiled stored procedures.

Cannons in SC: #SQLVacation visits Columbia

Cannons in SC: #SQLVacation visits Columbia

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne makes his second stop of this year's #SQLVacation tour, in Columbia, South Carolina.

Mountains and Mice: #SQLVacation Visits Greenville

Mountains and Mice: #SQLVacation Visits Greenville

Kevin Kline (@kekline) of SentryOne kicks off #SQLVacation 2017, making his first stop of this year's tour in Greenville, South Carolina.

The Iowa Road Show

The Iowa Road Show

Andy Yun shares the sessions he'll be presenting during his upcoming "Iowa Road Show" from July 11th – 13th.

Targeting Server Core for Monitoring with PowerShell

Targeting Server Core for Monitoring with PowerShell

Allen White talks about using PowerShell to configure servers running Windows Server Core for SentryOne targets.

Getting Started with Automated ARM Deployments in Azure

Getting Started with Automated ARM Deployments in Azure

Azure Resource Manager (ARM) allows us to deploy, manage, and secure resources in Azure. This post covers using ARM templates for automation of deployments.

Disabling Advisory Conditions in SentryOne

Disabling Advisory Conditions in SentryOne

Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) provides a quick walk through of how to disable Advisory Conditions in SentryOne and explains why you might do so.

Performance Myths : Oversizing string columns

Performance Myths : Oversizing string columns

Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) shows a quick demo that illustrates why you should be very careful about oversizing varchar / nvarchar columns.

Goals for 2017: A Midsummer Night's Reflection

Goals for 2017: A Midsummer Night's Reflection

Melissa Connors (@MelikaNoKaOi) takes a moment to reflect on progress toward personal goals for 2017 and recent changes in her role at SentryOne.

Workarounds : Plan Explorer / SentryOne client won't maximize

Workarounds : Plan Explorer / SentryOne client won't maximize

Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) describes a few workarounds to a problem in Windows where an application won't respond to taskbar actions.

Slides and Scripts – SQL Server Internals and Architecture at Music City Code

Slides and Scripts – SQL Server Internals and Architecture at Music City Code

I had the pleasure of presenting my popular session, SQL Server Internals and Architecture, at the Music City Code conference.

Slides and Samples from SQLGrillen

Slides and Samples from SQLGrillen

This week John Martin and I are representing SentryOne at SQLGrillen in Lingen, Germany. Here are my slides and samples.