SQL Saturday 151 Pre Con W/ Kevin Kline
Friday, September 28, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
|Title:||Troubleshooting & Performance Tuning Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2|
This full day seminar will teach you introductory, intermediate and advanced techniques for troubleshooting and performance tuning using SQL Server's built-in Dynamic Management Views (DMVs), Performance Monitor, Profiler, Wait Stats, and Extended Events. In troubleshooting, you’ll learn how to detect, diagnose, and resolve problems on SQL Server using the native tools, as well as how to determine where SQL Server is experiencing bottlenecks that prevent it from achieving optimal performance. Bring your laptop with SQL Server 2008 R2 and AdventureWorks R2 to work through the labs as Kevin demonstrates various techniques. (SQL Server 2005 is also allowable, but you will not be able to demo those that are specific to SQL Server 2008 R2).
|Topics covered include:||
The “Rocks, Gravel, Sand” Troubleshooting Methodology o Understanding Wait Stats o Using beginner, intermediate, and advanced DMVs o Correlating Performance Monitor and Profiler o Extended Events - Determining meaningful key performance indicators thru benchmarking - Catch problems before your users do thru monitoring - Preventative Maintenance Best Practices.
|SQL Speaker:||Kevin Kline|
Kevin Kline is a renowned database expert and software industry veteran. A long-time Microsoft SQL Server MVP and noted leader in the IT industry, Kevin is a founder and former president of PASS and the author of popular IT books like SQL in a Nutshell. Kevin is a top-rated speaker at industry trade shows worldwide. He tweets at @kekline and blogs at KevinEKline.com.