Steven Wright

Steve (@SQL_Steve) directs the advanced analytics initiatives at SentryOne. Among his certifications, he holds the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Data Science. Steve shares tips and tidbits picked up over years of providing support and training to our customers. His blog often provides a common sense explanation of the in-depth information the SentryOne platform can provide, as well as some tips for further enhancing the vast feature set already provided out of the box.

Articles by Steven Wright

The newly released SentryOne 18.5 includes the first feature set to utilize advanced analytics and machine learning technology—introducing SentryOne Storage Forecasting.
Steven Wright digs into some of the new enhancements in the BI Sentry dashboard, which focus on highlighting VertiPaq memory issues in Tabular mode.
Steve Wright blogs about Enhanced Tabular support for SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) - a feature of the latest release of BI Sentry - offering BI professionals unparalleled insight into Multidime...
February 21, 2018 | Steven Wright | SSAS, Monitoring 0
Steven Wright explains how to diagnose performance issues in Microsoft APS and Azure Data Warehouse with SentryOne Alerts and lists some custom Advisory Conditions (AC) that many people find useful...
Steve Wright explains a hefty set of Advisory Conditions you can add to SentryOne to help you monitor, diagnose, and optimize SSAS...
Steve Wright gives some introductory information about the posts in his 5-part series on Analysis Services performance and SQL Sentry.
June 27, 2016 | Steven Wright | SQL Sentry, SSAS, Monitoring 0
Since its introduction in SQL Server 2005 SP1, mirroring has become a common method to provide high availability for critical databases. With any HA strategy, proper monitoring is a must to ensure...

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