Tag: dba

Power BI – Deployment and Configuration best practices to deliver just in-time insights

TweetSelf service BI (SSBI) is a straight forward solution for the end-users to design, analyze and mashup with best analytics on the data that resides within the organisation. There are many tools available and market leaders, few from open source and vendor-specific.…

Feel the Power of Community! Microsoft Americas MVP Virtual Conference

TweetThe first-ever Microsoft Americas MVP Virtual Conference (MVP V-Conf) will be held online on May 14 & 15, 2015. A good line up of subjects with 2-day live event broadcast and all the speakers are Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs). This…

Slide pack: SQL Saturday #269 – Exeter 2014, Let’s cook ‘best SQL Server DBA practices’

TweetBack from SQL Saturday #269 Exeter event here is the slide pack for my session: Let’s cook best SQL Server DBA practices which includes all the important links that were referred in my session. The Slide pack includes both powerpoint show…

SQL Server upgrade – what’s there in 2014?

TweetIt is that time again about Upgrade with the announcement of SQL Server 2014 RTM, I believe the essential aspects of what’s new and changed with 2014 version during the upgrade scenario. As a DBA you must obtain the information…

SQL Saturday #269 – Exeter 2014, first event in this year in UK: Let’s cook ‘best SQL Server DBA practices’

TweetHere is the first SQLSaturday event happening in UK on 22nd March 2014, having a pre-conference training sessions on 21st March 2014. On Saturday I’m going to talk about a topic: Let’s cook ‘best SQL Server DBA practices’ In this session…

Cumulative update package 7 for SQL Server 2012 SP1

TweetHere is the next installment of Cumulative Update package for SQL Server 2012 SP1 – KBA2894115 talks about how to obtain the CU7-SQL2012SP1 package and rest of important piece of information. Ultimately there are huge number of issues that are…