Randy Dyess

Randy
Dyess

Randy Dyess is a mentor with Solid Quality Mentors and has been working with SQL Server for more than 15 years. Randy specializes in very large OLTP databases and deals primarily with performance tuning.

Articles
The Essential Guide to Business Intelligence Reporting: Choosing the Right Tool for the Right Job
Review of frequently used Microsoft tool sets, then introduces you to Microsoft SQL Analysis Services – a powerful, economical, and efficient way to format, display, and interpret your company’s business intelligence data.
The Essential Guide to Windows Server 2008
This essential guide looks at the major user needs that are driving the server market in 2008; server consolidation, application consolidation, database-driven solutions, and business intelligence.
Virtualization of SQL Server 2008
This Essential Guide explores how to plan, deploy and manage a virtualized SQL Server database environment.
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