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Building a Lab or Portable Demo VM Box Cheaply – Part 1

How can you build a lab or a demo machine without breaking the bank? Allan will let you know over the next few blog posts …

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SQL Server 2012 High Availability and Editions: Basic vs. Advanced

Find out the differences in what is in each edition of SQL Server 2012 for high availability

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Upcoming Webcasts and Appearances

I’ve got two webcasts this month that I’m doing with Quest:Pain of the Week: Mission Critical SQL: High Availability – From Amateur to Aficionado in Less Than an Hour October 148 AM Pacific/11 AM Eastern/4 PM UK/5 PM Central EuropeClick here for more information and to register and a followupPain of the Week: Mission Critical […]

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SSDs Just Keep Getting Better

I really like my new laptop, the Panasonic CF-S9 from Japan (i5-540, 8GB of memory, 12.1″ widescreen, 8 – 12 hour battery life, under 3lbs – yes, under 3lbs). I don’t always say that as I fall out of love with laptops pretty quickly. Is it perfect? No. I’ve definitely got some gripes with it. […]

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Consolidation Using SQL Server 2008 Whitepaper Now Posted to MSDN!

I’ve been talking about it for awhile, but it’s finally here – my update of the old SQL Server 2000 consolidation whitepaper. It just went live less than an hour ago. The basic info including the link to the download of the Word document can be found here:http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee692366.aspx or you can just download the Word doc […]

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