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Jun
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comment SQL Clustering on Hyper V - is a cluster within a cluster a benefit
If you read my other posts, I'm a HUGE fan of virtualisation. I prefer vmware ESX (I still feel Hyper-V is playing catch up). Big wins for availability (HA, DRS), maintenance and flexiblity. But - you still need maintenance windows! Given MS publishes updates on "patch Tuesday", we have a "patch Sunday" each month that gives us enough time to test the patches on test servers, and than schedule reboots (if required) with the business.
Jun
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answered SQL Clustering on Hyper V - is a cluster within a cluster a benefit
May
24
answered Windows Disk I/O Analysis
May
3
comment SQL Server instance shuts down
Take a look in the MS SQL Server log files for clues. Usually: c:\programme files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL10.SQLEXPRESS\MSSQL\Log or look at the logs from SQL Management Studio. If SQL is crashing then there will be some evidence available...
May
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answered Backing Up Transaction Logs to Tape?
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answered Run FTP session from bash script
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Apr
30
answered A different interface for the Sql Server Reporting Service?
Apr
30
answered The difference between desktop-series HDD drives and server-series
Apr
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answered perf tuning for ESX vmfs3 on RAID
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answered Oracle: how to find out storage space used by a table?
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answered Can a SQL Server have a CPU bottleneck when Processor Time is under 30%
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answered Move SQL-Server Database with zero downtime
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Mar
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answered 60Gb of Memory, 32-bit OS and PAE vs 64-bit OS
Mar
10
comment Which SQL Server version to install on Windows Server 2008 R2
+1 for information, but -1 for spelling? (Sorry if English is not your native language though)
Feb
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accepted Powershell - Generate CSV of all locally attched printers on all PC's in a domain
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23
accepted vmware ESX memory usage pattern
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answered vmware ESX memory usage pattern
Feb
23
answered ESX Scheduler and NUMA issue