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    • 16 Feb 2018

    Tune Your Queries with SQL Optimizer (Pt 1)

    One of the many ways to improve database performance is to tune SQL queries running in your environment. Two primary reasons for tuning are: Minimize Response Time – End users who are interacting with data want that data as quickly as possible. It may be mission-critical data ( e.g. medical, financial). Often, the speed with which the data is returned shapes the level of customer satisfaction. No one likes to...
    • 16 Feb 2018

    What’s New in Enterprise Reporter 3.0 Hotfix #1

    What’s New in Enterprise Reporter 3.0 Hotfix #1 Enterprise Reporter 3.0 Hotfix #1 is a maintenance release that addresses the issues noted below as well in the attached Read Me. This release is cumulative, meaning that if version 3.0 is installed, you can safely install the version found in this solution without losing any fixes or functionality provided in version 3.0. Customers who already have a previous...
    • 14 Feb 2018

    Migrate to Azure in 6 Easy Steps

    Migrating your infrastructure to the cloud doesn’t have to be a nightmare, but it does require some planning to pull it off with ease. When migrating virtual machine workloads from an on-premises data center into Azure, the goal is to maintain business continuity by building a hybrid environment that leverages the benefits of running in Azure. But you need to be proactive and ask the right questions to make sure...
    • 14 Feb 2018

    Foglight for Databases Quick Tip - Using the Workload Column in the SQL PI Dashboard

    Many of our Foglight users including myself have grown accustomed to using the " Databases " home as their starting point into their daily monitoring tasks. This dashboard provides a global view into all of the instances being monitored and gives the Foglight administrator access to alarm configuration and other settings related to the monitoring setup. From a metric perspective, the Databases home provides...
    • 14 Feb 2018

    Overcome Office 365 recovery and compliance gaps.

    Overcome Office 365 recovery and compliance gaps. Quest OnDemand, Whats it all about? What is Quest On Demand? I hear you ask; Quest On Demand is a Simplified SaaS-based cloud backup, recovery and policy management solution. If you are one of the many orginisations moving to O365 you are venturing into a new and exciting productivity platform. You will be aware of both the benefits and potential risks to venture to...