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Itzik Ben-Gan : Optimization Thresholds : Grouping and Aggregating Data, Part 5

Itzik Ben-Gan : Optimization Thresholds : Grouping and Aggregating Data, Part 5

In the conclusion of his series on grouping and aggregation costs, Itzik Ben-Gan reveals some of the math behind seek vs. scan decisions.

Are Women in Technology Receiving Bad Advice?

Are Women in Technology Receiving Bad Advice?

Melissa Connors shares valuable professional communication information she learned at the IEEE ProComm 2018 conference and discusses why some experts no longer recommend using the "I-message" communication model.

Get Sticky with It: 3 Tips for Your MSP to Attract—and Keep—More Accounts

Get Sticky with It: 3 Tips for Your MSP to Attract—and Keep—More Accounts

Keeping your Managed Services Provider (MSP) top-of-mind comes down to customer service and the value of your offerings. Implement these 3 recommendations in your business to attract and keep new clients.

Enterprise Integration: SentryOne, Splunk, and SNMP

Enterprise Integration: SentryOne, Splunk, and SNMP

SentryOne can serve as a valuable input into your company’s Splunk implementation. Seth Washeck walks you through the process of configuring SentryOne to send SNMP traps to Splunk.

Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge – D Day

Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge – D Day

This is the 11th hour update for my Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge. If you are catching up, the challenge is to lose 56 pounds of unhealthy body mass with an additional 4 pounds tied to a side bet with Kevin Kline. I started the beginning of March, and I now have less than 24

Glenn Berry : Azure SQL Database Tiers Explained

Glenn Berry : Azure SQL Database Tiers Explained

Glenn Berry of SQLskills.com describes the different tiers for Azure SQL Database, and what you get for your money in each case.

From Break/Fix to MSP: 5 Steps to Build Your Retainer Business

From Break/Fix to MSP: 5 Steps to Build Your Retainer Business

Transitioning from break/fix consulting projects to a managed services model might be easier than you think. Learn 5 steps you should take to move your business to a recurring services model that means predictable operations for the client and recurring revenue for you.

Andy Mallon : Performance Myths : The query result cache

Andy Mallon : Performance Myths : The query result cache

Andy Mallon dispels the myth that SQL Server maintains some kind of query result cache to make future executions of the same query faster.

A Million Little Things: Last Value

A Million Little Things: Last Value

Richard Douglas continues his "Million Little Things" blog series by discussing the benefits of the Last Value feature in SentryOne Advisory Conditions.

SQLSaturday Louisville & Columbus: Let's Chat

SQLSaturday Louisville & Columbus: Let's Chat

Andy Mallon is headed to SQLSaturdays in Louisville and Columbus for his first community events as Product Manager. While he's there, he's interested in talking with SentryOne users.

Jonathan Kehayias : Tracking down high CLR_MANUAL_EVENT waits

Jonathan Kehayias : Tracking down high CLR_MANUAL_EVENT waits

Jonathan Kehayias of SQLskills.com shares his story of an unusual situation with high CLR_MANUAL_EVENT waits and how he resolved it.

SQL Vacation 2018: Clam Chowder and Duck Tours

SQL Vacation 2018: Clam Chowder and Duck Tours

Kevin Kline wraps up SQL Vacation 2018 in Boston. He discusses some of the unique sights to see around town and chats with Andy Mallon, who leads the BostonSQL group.

Features and fixes in SentryOne Plan Explorer 18.4.2

Features and fixes in SentryOne Plan Explorer 18.4.2

Product Manager Aaron Bertrand explains the fixes and enhancements in the latest release of SentryOne Plan Explorer (18.4.2).

SQL Vacation 2018: Tech Goes to Work in Burlington, MA

SQL Vacation 2018: Tech Goes to Work in Burlington, MA

SQL Vacation 2018 has reached Burlington, MA! Kevin Kline introduces you to New England SQL Server User Group Leader Vladimir Ivanovich and highlights some must-see attractions in the Burlington area.

Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge Update 4

Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge Update 4

This is the fourth update for my Tech Outbound Ship Shape Challenge. If you are catching up, the challenge is to lose 56 pounds of unhealthy body mass with an additional 4 pounds tied to a side bet with Kevin Kline. I started the beginning of March, and I now less than one month to