Melissa Connors

Melissa (@MelikaNoKaOi) is the Product Education Manager at SentryOne. Melissa has over a decade of experience with SQL Server through software performance and scalability testing, analysis and research projects, application development, and technical support.

Articles by Melissa Connors

Starting with the release of SentryOne Version 19.1.1, the sysadmin role is no longer a requirement for the monitoring service account.
The user documentation for the new SentryOne Test product is now available on the SentryOne Docs website.
The SentryOne Task Factory user documentation has been updated and is now available on the SentryOne Docs website.
Melissa Connors walks through the new SentryOne documentation library, which replaces the older user guides with a modern web format and great new features, including video tutorials, and more.
Melissa Connors shares valuable professional communication information she learned at the IEEE ProComm 2018 conference.
The SentryOne monitoring solution has been reengineered with the latest features & technology available from Microsoft SQL Server to dramatically increase performance for the largest customers while reducing storage and compute needs.
Melissa Connors posts her slides and recorded presentation from a SentryOne sponsored meeting of the #PASSWIT Virtual Chapter.
Melissa Connors examines the 2018 Data Professionals Salary Survey Results from Brent Ozar Unlimited.
January 10, 2018 | Melissa Connors | Community, Career, PowerBI 3
Melissa Connors participates in this month's T-SQL Tuesday by planning out her learning goals for 2018, with some reflection on 2017. #tsql2sday
December 12, 2017 | Melissa Connors | Community, T-SQL Tuesday, Career 1
Melissa Connors (@Melika NoKaOi) highlights the new and updated Advisory Conditions in the latest SentryOne pack now available for download.
Melissa Connors demonstrates comparing multiple baselines from SentryOne through Power BI for performance testing & more!
Melissa Connors recaps a recent charity challenge at SentryOne to collect school supplies for Classroom Central in Charlotte, NC.
August 15, 2017 | Melissa Connors | Volunteering 0
Melissa Connors explains the #SentryOneServes hashtag and highlights different areas where SentryOne is giving back to our community.
July 25, 2017 | Melissa Connors | Community, Volunteering 0
Melissa Connors provides a quick walk through of how to disable Advisory Conditions in SentryOne and explains why you might do so.
Melissa Connors explains how visualizing data compression (through DBCC PAGE) helps you better understand SQL Server compression methods.
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