February 2004 Blog Posts

  • Expansion Diary Part 5

    Last week we had Brian Moran here, from Solid Quality Learning.  What a great experience.  We had about two days of him just looking around, showing me examples of best practices that I had missed, looking into our actual workload, finding optimizations, etc.  Of course, there's good news and bad news... The bad news is that he wasn't able to just look inside, declare that I'm an idiot, and show me a few indexes or other quick fixes that would make all my problems go away :) The good news is that I'm not an idiot, I guess. In general,...