Author Archives: Vinay

Transaction log Information gathering

Here are the different ways to know the tlog file related information sys.dm_db_log_stats – Provide summary of tlog information SELECT * FROM sys.dm_db_log_stats(db_id()) sys.dm_db_log_info -DMV function for VLF information same as dbcc loginfo which is non documented by Microsoft. SELECT … Continue reading

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Azure Data Studeo- Nov 2019 Release

SQL Server Management studio is now can be installed separately not part of SQL Server package. with this enhancement SSMS has several features and version is getting updated and new versions getting release which we can install separately. in addition … Continue reading

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AG without WSFC SQL 2017 and more…

Starting Sql Server 2017 Microsoft can allow you to enable the configuration manager for “Always ON” feature for standalone system without WSFC and linux without Pacemaker . it has a limitation as : It cannot have listener configuration This would … Continue reading

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MAXDOP and Tempdb – SQL 2016

Starting SQL Server 2016 Max Degree of Parallellism (Max DOP) Macrosoft has made hanges on this and now we can set it at database level. This helps for replication and AlwaysOn for better performance. ALTER DATABASE SCOPED CONFIGURATION SET MAXDOP … Continue reading

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SQL Server 2019 GA

Yes, Finally SQL Server 2019 is Generally Available yesterday Nov 4th 2019. It has many great features great videos: https://channel9.msdn.com/Niners/dutchdatadude   https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/sqlserver/2019/11/04/gain-intelligence-over-data-with-sql-server-2019-now-generally-available/ https://cloudblogs.microsoft.com/sqlserver/2019/11/04/sql-server-2019-is-now-generally-available/    

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Smart Tlog Bkp

another great new feature for SQL Server 2017 is a smart backup with dmv sys.dm_db_log_space_usage this DMV provide log usage information using this we can plan to initiate the tlog backup and ensure to have tlog backup consistency and same … Continue reading

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Resumable online index rebuild

continue on whats new SQL Server 2017 their is a great feature call resumable online index, means online index now has an option to PAUSE and RESUME or ABORT RESUMABLE = {ON | OF } MAX_DURATION — can specify the … Continue reading

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Back to school

Hey, I realize that future we need to know Database system, No SQL and Big Data. with that as things are moving to machine learning and AI system which requires you to have your hands dirty on some programming language, … Continue reading

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Read-only URL removal

When I blog to configure Read only replica. it would require to provide read-only URL information, and provide the replica sequence. but their is no easy way to remove the Read-only URL. we have to remove the AG group to … Continue reading

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Error 9002

This is very important error whenever you see this error it is clear that your database has “TLOG FILE FULL” and this could result into maintenance jobĀ  failed or you system not respond properly. for update stats you get so … Continue reading

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