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Justin Randall shows how to write a custom query to mine performance counters over a trailing number of days from the SentryOne database.
Glenn Berry of SQLskills walks through the next iteration of Intel Xeon processors, and how they suit SQL Server 2017.
Jonathan Kehayias of SQLskills discusses SQL Server on VMware, and how to monitor CPU performance - with or without access to vCenter.
Glenn Berry provides the SQL Server DBA some insight into the ever-changing world of hardware and infrastructure.
Glenn Berry of SQLskills provides details about the best Intel processors available for a variety of server classes and SQL Server 2014 workloads.
Glenn Berry of SQLskills.com encourages us to start looking at benefits we'll see from upcoming changes to Intel processors, Windows 10, and SQL Server vNext.
Glenn Berry of SQLskills walks us through using Geekbench 3.2 from Primate Labs to test and compare CPU and memory performance on Windows database servers.
Glenn Berry of SQLskills demonstrates that the latest Azure VMs are a huge performance improvement over previously available hardware.
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