VMWare

Database
SQL Server

VCenter Server 4.1 Running under SQL Server pushes tempdb storage allocation through the roof

And to alleviate the problem temporarily we needed to bounce the instance and clear up the temp database files. But luckily there is a patch. More information provided in this article. We also needed to disable the Read Committed Snapshot Isolation Level in order to keep the growth under control. More information about it this […]

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Analytics
Database
Operating Systems
SQL Server
Storage
Technology
Windows

What’s happening in 2011

So what is happening next year? Many exiting things, with a core focus on HA, DR, Analytics, SharePoint 2010, and VMware on production databases

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Analytics
Database
SQL Server

MediaWhiz’s BI Solution Goes Live [Analytics]

We presented the solution to the business owners, with multiple sample reports generated by SSMS, Regular Pivot Tables and PowerPivot for Excel. We sliced and diced at the client level, server level and the results were coming back pretty fast. They were extremely happy as they just found a way to slice “everything by everything”. I even heard the statement ‎”This will be the company’s biggest asset”.

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