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21 Nov 2017
SQL Server Performance Investigator – Let Me Put This Into Context!
If you are a developer or DBA using stored procedures in SQL Server one task you might experience is trying to work out how changes to stored procedures have impacted performance. Or you might have been tasked with improving a procedure and need to know if your efforts have been successful. So in Foglight Performance Investigator you have a feature that allows you to compare one or more stored procedure’s performance...
20 Nov 2017
What’s your hybrid AD and Azure AD recovery plan?
Whether you are running a hybrid Active Directory (AD) environment with Azure AD Connect, or have cloud-only objects or attributes that aren’t synchronized, it’s critical for security and compliance purposes to ensure the availability and integrity of both on-premises AD as well as Azure AD. According to a recent Microsoft blog , there continues to be strong growth with organizations using Azure AD or Azure...
14 Nov 2017
What are the security risks involved when uploading data to the Spotlight Cloud?
In the Information Technology world, we often ask ourselves, "What are the security risks involved uploading data to the Cloud?" With the Spotlight Cloud services, you can now monitor all your SQL Server Connections on your mobile device or from a browser at https://www.spotlightessentials.com . Monitoring features include a Heatmap, an Alarms List, Alarm Details and the ability to Snooze, or Acknowledge alarms...
13 Nov 2017
A new version of On Demand Migration for Email (ODME), 1.11 has been deployed!
We are excited to announce a new version of On Demand Migration for Email (ODME) 1.11 has been deployed. Quest® On Demand Migration for Email securely migrates data to Office 365 and on-premises Exchange or hosted Exchange email platforms leveraging a hosted infrastructure to minimize the footprint within each organization. From a single console, you can migrate multiple mailboxes simultaneously, including data...
13 Nov 2017
Archived Webcast: SQL Server 2017 Features You Can Use!
There's been a lot of chatter about SQL Server 2017's new support for Linux and Container installations, however taking advantage of these capabilities will require a fairly significant change in most uses infrastructures. This archived webcast takes a look at the enhancements to SQL Server 2017 that will work across all installations of SQL Server, thereby providing value to all DBA's regardless of what infrastructure...