17th - 19th July 2014

The International Centre, Telford

Platinum Sponsor
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Denny Cherry

Denny Cherry is the owner and principal consultant for Denny Cherry & Associates Consulting and has over a decade of experience working with platforms such as Microsoft SQL Server, Hyper-V, vSphere and Enterprise Storage solutions. Denny’s areas of technical expertise include system architecture, performance tuning, security, replication and troubleshooting. Denny currently holds several of the Microsoft Certifications related to SQL Server for versions 2000 through 2008 including the Microsoft Certified Master as well as being a Microsoft MVP for several years.  Denny has written several books and dozens of technical articles on SQL Server management and how SQL Server integrates with various other technologies.


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Denny Cherry has submitted 4 sessions for SQLBits 12, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions.

Pending Sessions

So you are a developer or a systems admin and you've just been handed a SQL Server database and you've got no idea what to do with it. I've got some of the answers here in this session for you.
In this session we will look at the features which are provided with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and 2014 as part of the "AlwaysOn" features including site to site configurations to allow of a large scale high availability solution.
SQL Server 2014 is continuing to expand on the in memory database features that were first introduced in SQL Server 2012.
With the introduction of SQL Server 2014 the line between SQL Server running in your data center and running in the cloud is becoming more and more blurred. In this session we will review the features which are available with SQL Server 2014.

Previous Sessions

In this session we will look at the features which are provided with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 as part of the "Always On" features including site to site configurations to allow of a large scale high availability solution.
We’ll be looking into the pros and cons of moving SQL Servers into a virtual server environment. Specifically we’ll be looking into when it’s a good idea and when it’s probably not a good idea.
In this session we'll look over some of the things which you should be looking at within your virtual environment to ensure that you are getting the performance out of it that you should be.
In this session we will look at the features which are provided with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 as part of the "AlwaysOn" features including site to site configurations to allow of a large scale high availability solution.
So you are a developer or a systems admin and you've just been handed a SQL Server database and you've got no idea what to do with it. I've got some of the answers here in this session for you.
In this session we will look at the features which are provided with Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and 2014 as part of the "AlwaysOn" features including site to site configurations to allow of a large scale high availability solution.

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Naming Drives 16 Apr 2014
I’m a DBA (shocking I know), so I plan everything possible that I can to the servers that I’m setting up for clients. In this case that includes thinking about what’s going to happen when the server (or VM) totally fails and they need to rebuild the OS from scratch and get ...

What does “Heartbleed” mean to the rest of us? 14 Apr 2014
By now we’ve all read about the Internet bug called “Heartbleed“.  But what does this mealy mean to the rest of us?  In a nutshell it means that there is a real good chance that someone has your username and password that you don’t want to have it. Is my computer infected? ...

Recommended reading from mrdenny for April 11, 2014 13 Apr 2014
  This week I’ve found some great things for you to read. These are a few of my favorites that I’ve found this week. SQL Server 2014 In-Memory OLTP: Nonclustered Indexes for Memory-Optimized Tables The 411 on the Microsoft SQL Server 2014 In-Memory OLTP Blog Series Smart, Secure, ...

Viewing Maintenance Plan Logs 09 Apr 2014
For many of my customers I’ve got them setup to use maintenance plans because they are small shops without a DBA and the maintenance plans give them something visual which they can easily tweak later on if needed without having to have me come in to make a small change to their reindexing or ...

Recommended reading from mrdenny for April 04, 2014 04 Apr 2014
This week I’ve found some great things for you to read. These are a few of my favorites that I’ve found this week. First Week As The DBA Whitepaper Published Beware the ß Waiting, waiting… Great Advice (and Free!): DBA JumpStart SQL Server 2012 Diagnostic Information Queries (December 2013) This ...