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Virtualizing SQL Server: 8 Things to Avoid
Virtualizing SQL Server: 8 Things To Avoid

Last year I wrote an article for SQL Server Pro Magazine on things to avoid when virtualizing SQL Server. I finally got around to putting the article into slide format and posted it to Slideshare. You're welcome.[slideshare id=30057945&doc=8thingsavoid-140115142216-phpapp02]The full link to the slides is here:...

Virtualizing SQL Server: 8 Things to Avoid
Virtualizing SQL Server: 8 Things to Avoid

Today I had another article go live over at SQL Server Pro. Here is a quick excerpt:I have been involved in virtualization projects for about ten years now. In that time I have had the opportunity to track my own list of best practice items....

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TPC-VMS Benchmark To Compare Virtual Workloads

This past November the Transaction Processing Performance Council (the TPC) released a new benchmark, the TPC-VMS. If you are interested in the details you can download the PDF by clicking here.The TPC benchmarks have been the industry standard when it comes to benchmarking database performance. As...