All things Data Related....

On this site I will be posting entries related to Data platform and analytics that I learn and believe could be valuable learning to others who want insight from their data

September, 2009

  • Achieving High Availability with SQL Server 2008

    I highly recommend that you read the following whitepaper on achieving high availability with SQL Server 2008 if you are planning or currently designing a high availability solution for your SQL Server environment. This whitepaper goes through the architecture...
  • Looking to save money $$$ Want to Consolidate your SQL Server environment?

    If the answer to those questions is YES!! Then you don’t want to miss my talk about SQL Server consolidation/virtualisation. And the best part is you don’t even have to leave the comfort of your office. This is a virtual conference that can be accessed...
  • From the Ground to the Sky – SQL Azure Migration Wizard

    Many of you maybe playing around with your CTP invitations for SQL Azure and wondering how to get your current on premises databases into the cloud. Some options you have probably used: Script out the database and modify these scripts quite a lot to recreate...
  • Cumulative Update #7 for SQL Server 2008 RTM

    Keep your system up to date with the most recent cumulative update package for SQL Server 2008 RTM. This package contains all of the SQL Server 2008 hotfixes that have been released since the initial release of SQL Server 2008 RTM. o Understanding...
  • Teched Australia 2009

    Just got back from sunny Gold Coast, with what I can say was a very successful Teched, at least from my perspective and the many attendees I talked to. I think the biggest thing this year at Teched were the HP mini Netbooks. They were widely used by...