In a little less than a week Microsoft CSS was able to identify the issue, determine what needed to be fixed, and produced a workable patch to solve the issue. You have to admit, that's a pretty quick turnaround....More
In a new Volume Licensing guide that is circulating around the Internet, Microsoft has outlined a new program for Microsoft Enterprise Agreement customers, called Server and Cloud Enrollment (SCE) in Enterprise....More
There's little doubt that Microsoft is taking its new vision of being a devices and services organization very seriously. Microsoft clearly believes this is what they must do to continue to compete in the consumer and enterprise space....More
The latest Test Lab Guide, released on Thursday, is the first one to have "Preview Release" removed as part of the name, which means that we're one step closer to the exciting, public unveiling on October 18, 2013....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.