The power of the baseline

There is one thing we all have in common, and a lot of us probably don’t even realize it, baselines! While this is a blog about SQL Server, baseline monitoring isn’t something only DBA’s do. Actually everyone uses baselines in one way or the other. For instance, when you receive your salary you expect it […]

How wait statistics are generated

In our last article “Why wait statistics are important and how you can start collecting them now!” we discussed a method of capturing wait statistics and a way to analyze them. Some background information on how wait statistics are generated by the SQLOS will certainly help you with your analysis! Schedulers The first important part […]