When you're administering Microsoft cloud assets, knowing how to use Windows PowerShell is a must-have skill. Here are some PowerShell code snippets that can save you time, energy, and frustration....More
Available in MS Word (.doc) and Adobe Acrobat Reader (.pdf) formats, there's an excellent set of guides for download that documents the full range of PowerShell cmdlets available for working with Windows Azure services....More
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Some say performance tuning SQL Server is an art; others say it’s a science. It’s a bit of both of those, but also more. Many factors determine how well (or poor) SQL Server will perform, and it starts well before any application database is installed into an instance.