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The Elements of A Bash Script

The Elements of A Bash Script

Database administrators need to know databases as well as the operating system (OS) their database is running on. Bash scripting is where the two merge. For the beginner, bash scripting can be intimidating, but all have the same basic structure: a beginning, middle,...

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What is NUMA: Why Does SQL Server Care?

What is NUMA: Why Does SQL Server Care?

Multi-GHz processors need maximum memory bandwidth to reach their full potential.SQL Server needs maximum memory bandwidth to reach its full potential. They need to access memory as fast and with as much throughput as possible. A bottleneck develops when processors...

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Simple Steps for Rotating the Error Log

Simple Steps for Rotating the Error Log

The error log is an important tool for troubleshooting. The size of the error log file can get quite large if left unattended. For starters, there are not many parameters that can be adjusted to impact its size in any way, unlike the binlog that has a few system...

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Start Using Binlogs: A Quick Guide

Start Using Binlogs: A Quick Guide

Binary logs play an important role in replication and data recovery. In replication, source databases communicate data changes recorded in its binary logs to the replica's relay logs. They can also be used to repair a replica experiencing data drift. In a similar way,...

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Azure Monitor

Azure Monitor

There are quite a few monitoring tools out there that can benefit you in your environment, but if you want to capitalize on robust alerting and monitoring within the Azure space, then Azure Monitor is the ideal solution to use. Azure Monitor will allow your...

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