Author: jdanton1

I’m Speaking at Northern Virginia SQL Server Users Group

Tonight I will presenting on Virtualization for SQL DBAs at the Northern Virginia SQL Users group at 7 PM in the ATT Building in Vienna, VA. I’ll be talking about topics like memory management for VMs, how monitoring your virtual servers is different than your physical, and why storage performance is even more important in […]

Database Stats in AlwaysOn Secondary Replicas

I’ve been doing a lot of presenting lately on the new feature in SQL Server 2012—AlwaysOn Availability Groups, though most of by presentations are more configuration and infrastructure related, I am always interested in system performance. So one day, while getting ready for a presentation I read this in books online. Little did I know […]

Upcoming Events

My speaking schedule is pretty packed for the next few weeks. Here goes: 5/17 The Impact of FDA Regulations on Maintaining Your Database Environment — SQL PASS Healthcare Virtual Chapter. This talk will harken back to my days in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device industries. I will discuss the rules and some tips and tricks […]