As virtualization has grown more sophisticated, there is more incentive than ever to move SQL Server instances to a virtualized server. The number of physical machines goes down, along with power consumption and licensing costs, and you can... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
Well-designed indexes are an important part of database optimization because they are the key factor in achieving optimal query performance and response... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
SQL Server 2012 has plenty of new features for everyone, from developers to administrators. There are several features for high availability and database administration that will improve DBA operations. We're going to look at four of them:... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
In this edition of SQL in Five, Mark Kromer, national platform architect at Microsoft, says database administrators need to start familiarizing themselves with SQL Server big data technologies.