Month: October 2018

Patching Availability Groups

Shawn Meyers (@1dizzygoose), Principal Architect  In the course of our travels, we have deployed Availability Groups (AG) for many of our clients. One of the questions that comes up over and over again is “how are we supposed to patch the AG?” This blog provides a...

Using the XFS Filesystem for Databases

Michael Stone (@HoBMStone), Lead Architect and CIO Since June of 2014, with the first GA release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) v7, Extensible File System (XFS) has been the default file system. According to Wikipedia’s comparison of filesystems, XFS was first...