SQL Server 2008 Performance Tuning
Wednesday, May 05, 2010 12:15 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
There are a number of tools available on the market that can assist you in performance tuning and troubleshooting your SQL Server 2008 database engine.
But fortunately for us, Microsoft has included several internal SQL Server tools that can assist in trouble shooting difficult performance problems. In this session Pragmatic Works will demonstrate how to use Dynamic Management Views, SQL Profiler and Execution plans to detect, diagnose and solve tricky SQL Server Performance Problems.
Live Meeting Link for webcast attendees:
Meeting ID: C39JFT
Call-in number: 712-432-0075
Participant code: 501383
geekSpeak: Powershell for Data Professionals (Level 200)
Wednesday, May 05, 2010 12:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
In this episode of geekSpeak, Microsoft SQL Server guru Aaron Nelson shows you how to take control of your SQL Server with PowerShell. Aaron demonstrates how to perform everyday database administrator tasks like backing up user databases, scripting table objects, and evaluating disk space usage, and he shows what a timesaver PowerShell scripts can be for automating SQL Server activities. This geekSpeak is hosted by Glen Gordon.
The geekSpeak webcast series brings you industry experts in a "talk-radio" format hosted by developer evangelists from Microsoft. These experts share their knowledge and experience about a particular developer technology and are ready to answer your questions in real time during the webcast.
Presenter: Aaron Nelson, Senior SQL Server Architect
Aaron Nelson is a senior Microsoft SQL Server architect with more than 10 years of experience in architecture, business intelligence, development, and performance tuning of SQL Server data management software. He has experience managing enterprise-wide data needs in both transactional and data warehouse environments. Aaron also holds certifications for MCITP: Business Intelligence Developer, Database Administrator, Database Developer; and MCTS: Windows Server Virtualization, Configuration (meaning Hyper-V).