Category Archives: Podcast

Show 10 – A DBA is Born

Believe it or not, this is our 10th show! This time, we’re going freestyle. We talk about a wide variety of topics, spanning query tuning, good and bad defaults, Tempdb, Azure, important trace flags, Logon Triggers and much more.. We don’t forget recent and upcoming events, and in addition, Guy shares his special birthday celebrations and raises

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Show 8 – Works Great with NOLOCK

After the conference season, we go back to the regular format of events, blogs, forum discussions and other goodies. Here’s some of the topics we cover: Is index maintenance still necessary in 2013? How to really monitor page splits? “Smelly” code What CXPacket really means and how can we leverage it Past and future events We

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Show 7.5 – SQLRally Interviews

Continuing our conference season summary from shows 6 and 7, this show is a special English edition that holds the interviews recorded on SQLRally Amsterdam with three of the biggest names in the industry: Brent Ozar (blog | twitter), Adam Machanic (blog | twitter) and Denny Cherry (blog | twitter). The interviews cover quite a few topics. Among them are professional development, the future

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