Monica Rathburn (@SQLEspresso) talks about a few of the more common elements she always checks for when troubleshooting I/O problems.
Glenn Berry discusses the ever-changing landscape of memory/storage technology, and how it relates to SQL Server workloads on Windows servers.
Kevin Kline (@kekline) answers several questions from his recent webinar on I/O latency with Tegile's Sumeet Bansal.
Kevin Kline (@kekline) shares the slide deck and video from his recent webinar on reducing latency and boosting performance in SQL Server.
Glenn Berry (@GlennAlanBerry) discusses a new feature in Windows Server 2016, Storage Spaces Direct, and how SQL Server will benefit.
Originally appearing in my monthly column at Database Trends & Applications magazine. When it comes to cloud-based database management, there are really only two players: Amazon, the value leader, and Microsoft, the innovation leader. Amazon has carved out a niche as the value leader in cloud-based database management, supporting not only its own implementations of