SQL Server with Mr. Denny:

November, 2013


November 27, 2013  5:00 PM

Windows 2012 Clusters on Windows 2003 Domains

Posted by: Denny Cherry
AlwaysOn, Database Administration, Microsoft Cluster Service, Microsoft Windows, MSCS, SQL, SQL Server

Recently I was building a new Windows 2012 cluster that was going to hold a SQL 2012 instance. So far so good. Something that I've done dozens of times. However...

November 20, 2013  2:00 PM

Will SQL Performance Better In A VM?

Posted by: Denny Cherry
24 HoP, Database Administration, Performance, Performance Problems, SQL PASS, SQL PASS 2013, SQL Server

A question came up that during my 24 Hours of PASS presentation a while back. The question was "Is performance of SQL Server 2012 is better in Virtual environment than the Physical?". Now I actually get questions like this all the time when giving presentations.

November 13, 2013  2:00 PM

Old Versions of SQL Server On New Hardware Can Be Interesting

Posted by: Denny Cherry
Database, Database Administration, DataCenter, Microsoft Windows, Server Hardware, SQL Licensing, SQL Server 2008, Windows 2008 R2

Recently a friend was working on one of his clients SQL Servers and he ran into an interesting problem. The hardware in question was a HP DL 580...

November 5, 2013  11:37 AM

What Should Happen To Blackberry?

Posted by: Denny Cherry
Cell Phone, Exchange, SQL

Blackberry was back in the news yesterday and today with the news that they have called off the search for a buyer and are instead looking for a new CEO. According to the news reports that I've read there were...


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