Are You Down With The BPA?

Yesterday I talked about installing the Best Practices Analyzer 2005 (BPA) for a client that I was working with.  After some initial installation issues, I was ready to check out their SQL Server environment. While the tool was running, I started checking out the SQL Server event logs to see if there was anything interesting … Continue reading Are You Down With The BPA?

BPA Installs But Doesn’t Work

I was hoping to have a case of the Mondays the other day.  Whenever one hopes for “the Mondays”, Monday will always deliver.  I was using a new PC at a client and installing some tools for an assessment that I was working on. After some download and installing, Best Practices Analyzer 2005 was installed … Continue reading BPA Installs But Doesn’t Work