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March, 2007

  • Are you Looking for a SQL Server Whitepaper?

    Nice work done by Kimberly Tripp who has put together a list of the SQL Server-related whitepaper which are otherwise quite difficult to find in the Microsoft website. A really useful link to immediately add to your favourites: http://www.sqlskills...
  • SQL Server 2005 - Performance Troubleshooting

    One of the cool things that comes with SQL Server 2005, is that you have the possibility to correlate together the results of a SQL Server Profiler Trace together with a System Monitor (or Performance Monitor - however you want to call it!) counter data...
  • Slipstream of Service Packs on SQL Server 2005

    What if you want to install SP1 and SP2 together with SQL server 2005 setup? Well, the answer is that you can't. SQL Server 2005 supports slipstreaming of hot fixes on RTM, but not hot fixes on SP1 or SP2. I.e. SQL Server 2005 does not support...
  • SQL Server 2005 SP2 Must Haves

    Today I've found a great article about SQL Server 2005 SP2 that I want to share with you. If you want to know what's new on SQL Server 2005 SP2 you can refer to the detailed list published on Microsoft website ( What's New in SQL Server 2005 SP2...
  • SQL Server 2005 SP2 Critical Update

    What is the issue? When SQL Server 2005 was released, cleanup intervals were measured in days, weeks, months, or years. In response to customer feedback, SQL Server 2005 SP2 includes significant enhancements to maintenance plans. These include an...
  • Webcasts on SQL Server 2005 - New Entries!

    Just a quick update on the next webcasts available for SQL Server 2005 (and Sharepoint Services v3)! SQL Server 2005 SP2 Tools and Improvements (Level 200) Event Overview: In this webcast, we discuss the broad range of tools available for...