IEPUM2017: Immersion Event on Planning and Implementing an Upgrade/Migration to SQL Server 2017

We’ve just announced the next round on live, online training classes for the first quarter of 2019. Paul has more details about all six classes that we are offering here. I will be teaching IEPUM2017: Immersion Event on Planning and Implementing an Upgrade/Migration to SQL Server 2017 on January 29-31, 2019. I think this is […]

SQL Server Diagnostic Information Queries for November 2018

This month, I have just made some more minor improvements to most of the query sets. I have a T-SQL script that you can use to check whether your instance of SQL Server has been patched to mitigate against the Spectre/Meltdown CPU vulnerability. This works for SQL Server 2008 through SQL Server 2017, for on-premises […]

SQL Server Diagnostic Information Queries for October 2018

This month, I have just made some minor improvements to most of the query sets. I have a T-SQL script that you can use to check whether your instance of SQL Server has been patched to mitigate against the Spectre/Meltdown CPU vulnerability. This works for SQL Server 2008 through SQL Server 2017, for on-premises and […]

PASS Summit 2018

I will be presenting Migrating to SQL Server 2017 at the PASS Summit 2018 in Seattle, WA. I’m actually presenting a half-day session on Friday, November 9, 2018 in Room 6E. Here is the abstract: How do you design and implement a safe and successful migration from an older version of SQL Server to SQL […]

SQL Server Diagnostic Information Queries for September 2018

This month, I have added a separate set of queries for SQL Server 2019. I have also added two new queries to the SQL Server 2012 through SQL Server 2017 sets of queries. I have a T-SQL script that you can use to check whether your instance of SQL Server has been patched to mitigate […]