• Will defragmenting hard disks improve SQL Server performance?

    Does it help to defragment the local hard disks on SQL Server to improve performance? I just started a new position and the drives on the servers are very fragmented. Could defragmenting them help boost some performance? Thanks.

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  • Exchange 2007 Database Maintenance

    Hello, Can I enquire what type of maintenance do you action or should action on your mailbox databases.  Our databases are 200GB in size and our users love email where sometimes disk space can go quite quickly.  We use to schedule 6 - 9 monthly offline defrag, integrity & consistency checks of...

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  • Defragmentation on Windows Vista desktop

    What sort of defragmentation schedule should I have on my Windows Vista desktop computer? It has been slow lately and I want to automate it via scheduled tasks. Can this be done easily?

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  • VMWare, Windows, Deduplication, Defragmentation: Bad combo?

    I was in a meeting the other day talking about our VMWare implementation and one of our Windows engineers brought up a comment that I wanted to throw out to everyone. He was told by a VMWare engineer that if you run Windows defragmenation on the virtual server while also are using de-duplication on...

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  • Windows 7 machine maintenance

    What maintenance needs to be run on Windows 7 machines? We have 200 machines running on a 2008 AD network. What tasks should we be running? Do we need to defragment and check disk?

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  • Exchange CCR Defragmentation

    Hello, We currently have CCR implemented in our environment and were also using SCOM. We recently received the following SCOM alert for our CCR setup. Error: ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Alert: Logical Disk Fragmentation Level is high Source: M:   Alert description: The disk M: (M:) on...

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  • Win 2K3 SBS Exchange server with 3GB memory-During the day the virtual memory is stable but the following morning it has increased by up to 1.2GB

    I'm currently running a Win 2K3 SBS Exchange server with 3GB memory. Over the last few months I have received errors in the event viewer regard virtual memory fragmentation. The VM increases to about 6GB. I restart the Exchange services, this releases the memory used. About 700mb of physical memory...

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  • Defragmentation of Exchange Database using Exchange 2003 SP2 standard edition

    A question submitted on SearchExchange.com Hi, I want to do defragmentation of Exchange Database because It is the exchange 2003 standard edition and now the database size quickly increase.But I don't know how long it will take to do offline defragmentation.I already updated to SP2.But the database...

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