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Tara Kizer
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March 2011 Blog Posts

65536% Autogrowth!

Twice a year, we move our production systems to our disaster recovery site.  Last Saturday night was one of those days.  There are about 50 SQL Server databases to be moved to the DR site, which is done via database mirroring.  It takes only a few seconds to failover, but some databases have a bit more involved work such as setting up replication.  Everything went relatively smooth, but we encountered a weird bug on our most mission critical system.  After everything was successfully failed over to the DR site, it was noticed that mirroring was in a suspended...

posted @ Monday, March 07, 2011 11:19 AM | Feedback (0) | Filed Under [ SQL Server - Database Administration ]

Presentation Ideas

I've been thinking about submitting my "Performance Tuning With Traces" topic for SQL Saturday #73, but I think I’m burnt out on that topic.  I’ve only presented it twice (#55|#47), and I am passionate about that subject, however I need something new. If you have any suggestions, I’d love to hear from you.  You can leave me a comment or send me a direct email via the Contact page. 

posted @ Tuesday, March 01, 2011 9:57 AM | Feedback (0) |

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