Monitoring For Endless Index Defragmenting

You are an awesome DBA. You have complete control over your dominion. You have all your backups automated and the testing of those backups is automated. You have alerts properly configured on all your servers. You have your index maintenance plans running regularly. You ride a unicorn to the office and George Hamilton asks you […]

Availability Monitoring – Part 4

For the final part of this series on Uptime Monitoring, I’d like to go over my testing methodology. The reporting process is somewhat complicated, so I want to be confident the figures my procedure outputs are correct. Here again, is the sample data I am working with: LogDate UptimeMinutes 2013-08-21 12:00:00 100 2013-08-21 14:15:00 115 […]