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Thursday, July 17, 2014
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Working with 30000 data files in one database – why do my log backups take so long?   Working in the managed support team at Coeo, we often get interesting and unique problems to solve, and one particular issue had landed on our queue that was just that. The Issue Log backups for a customer’s… Read more »

Saturday, May 17, 2014
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Those who’ve read my previous blog articles, or who know me, know my frustration at finding good educational resources for IT architects.  I’m not an enterprise architect or a senior developer, yet a lot of “architect” resources online are for just those audiences.   Microsoft’s older architect resources About 10 years ago, Microsoft started publishing… Read more »

Tuesday, April 1, 2014
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Thanks to Mary Jo Foley of ZDNet’s tweet earlier (@maryjofoley) I’ve just read the SQL Server 2014 Licensing Datasheet and confirmed there’s two significant licensing changes for SQL Server 2014.   More memory in standard edition Although we rarely see standard edition used in tier-1 deployments now, in SQL Server 2014 the database engine can… Read more »


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