Month: June 2015

Load Testing with HammerDB

Mike Stone (@HoBMStone), CIO & Principal Architect When we are asked to introduce new database technology or a new architecture at an existing customer site, some of the first questions we’re always asked are around performance. Of course there’s plenty of good...

Storage Snapshots for Database Refreshes

Joe Grant (@dba_jedi), Principal Architect One of the not so fun jobs for a DBA is the never-ending task of refreshing non-production databases from their production counterparts or from some other “gold” image. There are a myriad of tools that will help automate this...