Monthly Archives: August 2011

Presenting Hardware 301 at 24 Hours of PASS on September 7

PASS just announced today the next occurrence of 24 Hours of PASS (24HOP), which is called the Summit Preview version. I will be doing a session called Hardware 301: Diving Deeper into Database Hardware at 21:00 (9PM) GMT, which is … Continue reading

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August 2011 SQL Server 2008 Instance Level Diagnostic Queries

Since it is August 1, 2011 (which is also my birthday), I thought it would be a good time to unveil a completely new set of Diagnostic queries that focus completely on SQL Server instance level metrics. My previous DMV … Continue reading

Posted in SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2 | Tagged | 11 Comments