Monthly Archives: April 2011

Why am I attending SQL Rally?

Why am I attending SQL Rally? Well, this question has several answers to it, all of which are very simple. First, a huge thanks to Melissa Data and the contest I won that got me into the Rally for free! … Continue reading

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CXPacket What?

Ever receive a late afternoon call just as you are unplugging your laptop to head home from an angry developer complaining about latency in his application trying to return data from your server? I know, I know, your first thought … Continue reading

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Whitepaper: Waiting on Waits

Check out the newest White Paper authored by, wait for it…ME! Hope you find it useful! Waiting on Waits – Whitepaper by Mitch Bottel

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The SQL Doctor is In! 10 Things I Like About Idera SQL Doctor

What is SQL Doctor?  SQL Doctor is the newest tool offered from Idera that allows DBA’s and non-DBA’s alike to run a “check-up” on a SQL server and obtain a general health of the SQL server and recommendations on how … Continue reading

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Meme Monday… 11 words!

SQLRockstar has challenged the SQL community at large to tell a story in 11 words or less for every Monday in April. “It must be a database issue, call the DBA’s ASAP”

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