Blog post 350 on this blog – vive la communite!

Posted on: May 30, 2009 6:50 pm

Weekly survey: what’s the most important thing when performance tuning?

Posted on: May 30, 2009 6:38 pm

Importance of defining and measuring SLAs

Posted on: May 30, 2009 4:00 pm

Investigating locking and deadlocking with %%lockres%%

Posted on: May 30, 2009 3:41 pm

We all do stupid things when we’re young

Posted on: May 29, 2009 2:41 pm

SQL Server 2008 Data Compression whitepaper published

Posted on: May 29, 2009 12:59 pm

Misconceptions around the log and log backups: how to convince yourself

Posted on: May 29, 2009 11:09 am

Quick joke

Posted on: May 29, 2009 8:32 am

Paul and Kimberly will be at PASS in November

Posted on: May 28, 2009 2:55 pm

Weekly survey: maximum allowable downtime – target and actual

Posted on: May 25, 2009 1:58 pm

Importance of testing your disaster recovery plan

Posted on: May 25, 2009 1:00 pm

New script: how much data will the next log backup include?

Posted on: May 24, 2009 2:32 pm

Garden flower close-up photos

Posted on: May 23, 2009 5:47 pm

An example of a nasty cluster key

Posted on: May 20, 2009 12:45 pm

Weekly survey: have you ever tested your disaster recovery plan?

Posted on: May 17, 2009 5:38 pm

Importance of choosing the right architecture and SQL Server Edition

Posted on: May 17, 2009 4:40 pm

Misconceptions around database repair

Posted on: May 15, 2009 5:02 pm

Clustered or nonclustered index on a random GUID?

Posted on: May 14, 2009 9:34 am

Cool way to visualize word distribution in text – wordle

Posted on: May 13, 2009 5:13 pm

Are your disk partition offsets, RAID stripe sizes, and NTFS allocation units set correctly?

Posted on: May 13, 2009 4:29 pm

How Twitter and social networking changed my life…

Posted on: May 13, 2009 9:59 am

A sad tale of mis-steps and corruption (from today)

Posted on: May 12, 2009 8:36 pm

How expensive are page splits in terms of transaction log?

Posted on: May 12, 2009 5:50 pm

How to get all the corruption messages from CHECKDB

Posted on: May 12, 2009 4:56 pm

Weekly survey: what architecture do you buy? And which SQL Server edition?

Posted on: May 10, 2009 3:57 pm

Importance of having a manageable environment

Posted on: May 10, 2009 11:22 am

OT: Excellent funny videos

Posted on: May 7, 2009 12:59 pm

What is FSAgent.exe and why does it have lots of waits?

Posted on: May 6, 2009 4:21 pm

Misconceptions around adding columns to a table

Posted on: May 6, 2009 3:38 pm

Misconceptions around FILESTREAM storage

Posted on: May 6, 2009 1:47 pm

Why did the Windows 7 RC download failure happen?

Posted on: May 5, 2009 11:57 am

Misconceptions around corruptions: can they disappear?

Posted on: May 5, 2009 8:30 am

Do transactions rollback when DBCC CHECKDB runs?

Posted on: May 4, 2009 4:04 pm

Misconceptions around null bitmap size

Posted on: May 4, 2009 2:47 pm

Weekly survey: what’s your largest database, and how many do you manage?

Posted on: May 2, 2009 7:58 am

Importance of having the right backups

Posted on: May 2, 2009 6:32 am

Photos: awesome statues in the Bangkok Imperial Palace

Posted on: May 1, 2009 8:43 am

TechNet Magazine: June 2009 SQL Q&A column

Posted on: May 1, 2009 8:08 am