This is a question I was asked multiple times over the last week: the Microsoft guidelines for database mirroring say not to mirror more than
There’s been some discussion over on the SQL Server Central forums about database mirroring performance, and one question in particular on how to do index
As I mentioned in a previous post, one of the new features for database mirroring in SQL Server 2008 is log stream compression. There’s a
Here’s an interesting question I was sent by my friend Steve Jones over at SQL Server Central – will a single CPU with dual-cores perform
Whenever I’m discussing index maintenance, and specifically fragmentation, I always make a point of saying ‘Make sure the index is being used before doing anything
In SQL Server 2005, queries over partitioned tables use a single-thread per partition. This can cause performance problems under certain circumstances: On systems with many
Part of the improvements to database mirroring in SQL Server 2008 are the addition of 10 new performance counters under the Database Mirroring Performance Object.
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