Page Life Expectancy and What it’s Telling You

posted August 23, 2019, 10:12 AM by

Aamir Syed (@sqlevo), Senior Consultant

SQL Server keeps data pages in memory for quicker access rather than reading from disk every time. Now, keep in mind that Page Life Expectancy doesn’t prove or disprove anything on its own. It’s simply…

Common Pitfalls of a DB Cloud Migration – Part 3

posted August 9, 2019, 3:54 PM by

Nick Walter, Principal Architect
The Licensing Trap
In my role with House of Brick, I get the opportunity to assist many of our clients with migrating their business-critical databases to the public cloud.  While every client and every migration plan is…

Natural Opportunities to Accelerate Re-Architecture

posted August 6, 2019, 1:11 PM by

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), CTO & Chief Evangelist

This topic reminds me of a session at VMworld 2006. At the last minute, VMware delayed VMworld to November and moved it from San Francisco’s Moscone West Hall to the Los Angeles Convention…