Thursday
May142015

Monitoring Mirroring

...and here's one for mirroring.

Friday
Apr172015

Monitoring Availability Groups

Frequently our Availability Groups get behind.  I needed a quick-and-dirty way to be alerted when they were.  More here.

Friday
Apr172015

Free up RDP connections

"The terminal server has exceeded the maximum number of allowed connections."

Bugs me to no end.  Finally wrote a script to forcefully log off disconnected sessions.  More here.

Thursday
Jan222015

Simple Backups for Oracle on Windows

Here's a solution for automating your Oracle backups when running Oracle on Windows.

Solution provides recent recovery point and e-mail alerting on six different error conditions.  

More information here.

Friday
Jan242014

Baseline your SQL Servers - PerfMon counters

Finally got around to a daily summary report for key PerfMon counters on my SQL servers to help with establishing a baseline of their performance.  More here.