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March 2017 Israel PASS Group Meeting

  • In-Person @ 2 HaPnina St. Raanana, HaSharon, Israel (map)
  • 17:30 - 20:30 (UTC+02:00) Jerusalem
  • Language: English

1.  Performance Improvement Done with SQL Server Waits and Queues – Adi Cohn (60 Minutes)

As DBAs we all have to improve performance. We all know the importance of query plan, correct indexing, using features like in-memory tables or columnstore indexes, etc.  Another option that in my opinion is under used is analyzing wait statistics on the server.  In this presentation I will explain what waits and queues are, run demos that will show a few problems that were found using the waits and queues methodology, and share the code that I'm using to check my servers.

2.  How to Monitor Everything – Maria Zakourdaev (45 Minutes)

Monitoring tools have come a long way. Today's solutions have evolved into powerful software, troubleshooting and performance analytics platforms capable of deconstructing and analyzing the entire application stack – infrastructure up – for bugs and issues. Datadog and New Relic are leading vendors in this category; let's take a look at the two and see how they stack up.


Israel Blogging Community:

Guy Glantser Dubi Lebel Matan Yungman Meir Dudai Geri Reshef Maria Zakourdaev Noam Brezis Eitan Blumin Asaf Aviv Michael Zilbershtein Itai Binyamin Ronen Ariely Pini Krisher




SQL Joke of the month:

DBAs make the best husbands. They understand relationships and know how to commit

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