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Glenn Berry : Using Intel Optane Storage for SQL Server

Glenn Berry : Using Intel Optane Storage for SQL Server

Glenn Berry talks about the blazing speeds of the latest Intel Optane gear from Intel, and how they can improve your SQL Server workloads.

Glenn Berry : Perfect Storm for Upgrading to a Modern Version of SQL Server

Glenn Berry : Perfect Storm for Upgrading to a Modern Version of SQL Server

Glenn Berry lays out a convincing argument to upgrade to a modern version of SQL Server — considering not only the platform improvements but also changes to Windows, storage, and hardware.

Glenn Berry : Memory/Storage Technology Hierarchy and SQL Server

Glenn Berry discusses the ever-changing landscape of memory/storage technology, and how it relates to SQL Server workloads on Windows servers.

Glenn Berry : Database Hardware and Infrastructure Trends

Glenn Berry (@GlennAlanBerry) provides the SQL Server DBA some insight into the ever-changing world of hardware and infrastructure.

Glenn Berry : Using Geekbench 3.2 To Test Large Database Servers

Glenn Berry (@GlennAlanBerry) of SQLskills walks us through using Geekbench 3.2 from Primate Labs to test and compare CPU and memory performance on Windows database servers.

Glenn Berry : Database Server Hardware Trends

Glenn Berry (@GlennAlanBerry) of SQLskills continues on database server hardware trends; today he previews some new processors that may save you some money on SQL Server 2014.

Glenn Berry : Recommended Intel Processors for SQL Server 2014 Workloads

Glenn Berry (@GlennAlanBerry) of SQLskills continues his series on hardware selection, outlining his recommended processors from Intel for your SQL Server 2014 workloads.