Lori Edwards

Lori (@loriedwards) has been with SentryOne since 2013, and has recently transitioned from her role as Senior Solutions Engineer to Training Manager. She is responsible for all learning strategy and architecture, including building, executing, measuring, and evaluating training for SentryOne. Lori is also currently serving as a Director at Large for PASS. Lori shares tips and tidbits for DBAs picked up over years of working as a DBA, as well as stories about her job here. Whether you are a new DBA who wants to learn or someone interested in learning about what it is like to work for SentryOne, be sure to check out Lori’s blog.

Articles by Lori Edwards

Lori Edwards provides a detailed overview of the patented Disk Activity tab in SQL Sentry Performance Advisor.
For this month's T-SQL Tuesday, Lori Edwards explains why she wants to learn about R Services in SQL Server 2016.
July 12, 2016 | Lori Edwards | SQL Server, T-SQL Tuesday 2
Lori Edwards discusses what an important role trust can play in team dynamics, and explains how leaders can foster trust in their colleagues.
July 6, 2016 | Lori Edwards | Community, Career 4
Lori Edwards gives us a quick introduction to a new SQL Server 2016 feature, Temporal Tables, as a part of this month's T-SQL Tuesday.
Lori Edwards discusses Event Chains, a feature in SQL Sentry Event Manager allowing for meaningful workflow around jobs and scheduled tasks.
Lori Edwards walks through some interesting details about the calendar view in SQL Sentry Event Manager, including Custom Event Views.
May 17, 2016 | Lori Edwards | Event Calendar 0
For September's T-SQL Tuesday, Lori Edwards (@loriedwards) talks about how she coped with managing a critical hospital application in her first DBA gig.
Lori Edwards discusses her experience working on the PASS Nomination Committee for the upcoming Board of Directors election.
August 14, 2015 | Lori Edwards | Community, PASS 0
Lori Edwards (@loriedwards) enters this month's T-SQL Tuesday, hosted by Andy Yun, to warn us about some important SQL Server default settings.
Lori Edwards shares some practical advice for speaking in the technical space.
Lori Edwards contributes to this month's T-SQL Tuesday, advising us to focus on alerts that matter, and save the rest for reporting.
Lori Edwards continues her series on SQL Server statistics, discussing some of the finer details around keeping stats up-to-date.
April 28, 2015 | Lori Edwards | Indexes, Statistics 1
Lori Edwards gives some background on using standard deviation from a baseline for custom conditions in SQL Sentry Performance Advisor.
Lori Edwards (@loriedwards) continues her series on SQL Server statistics, this time showing how even up-to-date statistics can yield inaccurate estimates.
Lori Edwards continues her series on SQL Server statistics, explaining how the optimizer uses cardinality estimates.
March 5, 2015 | Lori Edwards | Statistics 3

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