Greg Gonzalez

Greg is founder and Chief Scientist at SentryOne. He is a Microsoft developer by background and has been working with SQL Server since the mid 90s. He is perpetually engaged in the design and development of SQL Sentry, Plan Explorer and other SentryOne solutions for optimizing performance on the Microsoft Data Platform.

Articles by Greg Gonzalez

SentryOne is incredibly excited to announce that we have completed the acquisition of Pragmatic Works Software (PWS)!
Greg Gonzalez uses Plan Explorer to walk through troubleshooting a very common type of deadlock: updates conflicting with key lookups.
CEO Greg Gonzalez details the history of our company and our software, and explains the reasons behind rebranding our software platform to SentryOne.
October 5, 2016 | Greg Gonzalez | SQL Sentry, SentryOne 0
SQL Sentry CEO Greg Gonzalez announces the completely free Plan Explorer 3.0, with two groundbreaking new features (Index Analysis and Performance Profiling).
September 8, 2016 | Greg Gonzalez | Execution Plans, Plan Explorer 32
SQL Sentry Sets Sail!
June 16, 2015 | Greg Gonzalez | Community 5
Greg Gonzalez walks through two exciting new features in SQL Sentry v8.2: Adaptive UIs and Fast Query Capture.
In my last post I covered the exciting new intelligent alerting features in SQL Sentry v8. Next up in the series is another huge and often requested feature: Baselining.
It's tempting to insert some clever reference to everyone's favorite vegetable juice medley here, but I will refrain, for fear of diminishing what is perhaps the most significant SQL Sentry release to date!
Part 6 of Greg's guide to PASS Summit in Charlotte.
October 14, 2013 | Greg Gonzalez | SQLFamily, PASS Summit 0
Part 5 of Greg's guide to PASS Summit in Charlotte.
October 8, 2013 | Greg Gonzalez | SQLFamily, PASS Summit 0
Part 4 of Greg's guide to PASS Summit in Charlotte.
October 4, 2013 | Greg Gonzalez | SQLFamily, PASS Summit 0
Part 3 of Greg's guide to PASS Summit in Charlotte.
September 27, 2013 | Greg Gonzalez | SQLFamily, PASS Summit 0
Part 2 of Greg's guide to PASS Summit in Charlotte.
September 20, 2013 | Greg Gonzalez | SQLFamily, PASS Summit 0
Part 1 of Greg's guide to PASS Summit in Charlotte.
September 6, 2013 | Greg Gonzalez | SQLFamily, PASS Summit 0
Our ultimate objective with this release of SQL Sentry Performance Advisor was to increase visibility and manageability around AlwaysOn in dramatic fashion, thereby enabling it to reach its full potential. This new functionality is so powerful, some of our clients are even using it for resource management across commodity servers, something I'm not sure the AlwaysOn creators ever envisioned. I'll delve into that in a future post, but for now, I wanted to give some insight into these features.

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