Category Archives: Podcast

Will Machines Eventually Haunt Us?

Download Episode (mp3) Today in the show: How to Deploy Schema Changes with Zero Downtime We are All Experts in Identifying Cats How to Troubleshoot Application Timeouts Signs You are not a Senior DBA SQL Saturday Israel Precons Announced

Getting Things Done

Download Episode (mp3) Today in the show: Guy is back from Nepal The GTD method for productivity The future of DBA work (Data Engineering and Database Reliability Engineering) Threadpool waits Getting used to learning new things Good old Implicit_Conversion And more..

Be as Lazy as Possible

Download Episode (mp3) In this show, we talk about: Glenn Berry’s Diagnostic Information Queries The options for restricting access using Azure SQL Database firewall Something Cool We Learnt Today The role of the UPDATE lock in SQL Server Building your performance monitoring infrastructure And some big news…

Let Me Index That for You

Download episode (mp3) Today in the show, we talk about: Types of business analytics Is cardinality estimation the most common cause for performance problems? How to answer the question “what do you do”? Old news about AWS max database size in RDS New project architecture challenges Reporting and comic books Scary bug with mirroring and

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