SQL Server

SOS_Scheduler_Yield

The SQL Server SOS_SCHEDULER_YIELD is a fairly common wait type and it could indicate one of two things: SQL Server CPU scheduler is utilized properly and…


SQL Server Startup Options

Startup options designate certain file locations needed during startup, and specify some server wide conditions. Most users do not need to specify startup options unless…


Release of SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2016 is finally here. The quickest way to experience the magic of SQL Server 2016 is to create a test environment using an…


Managing SQL Transaction Logs

SQL Server databases consist of two physical files types; the data file in which the data and the database objects such as tables and indexes…


SQL Starter Track

The SQL Saturday team of Indianapolis would like to introduce the SQL Starter Track. An entire track of FREE sessions geared towards the ABSOLUTE BEGINNER….


SQL Server 2016 Preview

Here is a Sneak Peek Preview of SQL Server 2016 and Cortana Intelligence by Tim Ford at SQL Server Magazine.The biggest features in the new…


Wait Type Library

Wow, Paul Randal has put together probably the most comprehensive library of all wait types and latch classes that have existed since SQL Server 2005….


Data Platform Evolution

Register now for 24 Hours of PASS: Evolution of the Data Platform!  From May 25-26, 2016 starting at 8am EST 24 one-hour webinars will be presented…


SQL Saturday Pre-conferences

What an exciting line up of speakers and topics we have for this years’ SQL Saturday pre-conferences on Friday, August 12, 2016. If you are…