A Replacement for DBCC IND in SQL Server 2012

Each release of SQL Server is chalk full of new features and an assorted amount of bells and whistles.  Some of these, like Availability Groups and ColumnStore, are great additions and their introduction includes much fanfare.  Among all of those new features, is the occasional little bell which offers us a chance to change how we investigate SQL … Continue reading A Replacement for DBCC IND in SQL Server 2012

SQL Server Special Ops

SQL Server 2012 is coming to 12 cities next year.  Is your city on the list?  It can be – or could be – take a few minutes to complete the survey at http://www.specialopstour.com and you will help determine where the tour will be heading.  Personally, I hope everyone puts in Minneapolis, MN – but … Continue reading SQL Server Special Ops