One of our server has a very high disk usage. I have tried troublshooting with the performance monitors and have ruled out CPU, memory, virutal memory bottlenecks. I notice that its disk read usage is very high. Is there a way to find out what file is being accessed constantly? In the past we have always found the culprit to be to be sql db. Just need to find out which one. Thanks
If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.
While tying your database objects into builds and your enterprise source control system takes a third-party product (like Visual Studio Database Edition or Red-Gate's SQL Source Control), you can achieve some protection using a sing…
In SQL Server, when rows are selected from a table, does it retrieve data in the order in which it is inserted? Many believe this is the case.
Let us try to examine for ourselves with an example.
To get started, use the following script, wh…
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview how to record your screen with Microsoft Expression Encoder. This program is still free and open for the public to download.
This will be demonstrated using Microsoft Expression Encoder 4.
Microsoft Active Directory, the widely used IT infrastructure, is known for its high risk of credential theft. The best way to test your Active Directory’s vulnerabilities to pass-the-ticket, pass-the-hash, privilege escalation, and malware attacks …