info@techdevops.com | 437-991-3573 | Data Engineering Services
TechDevOps.com
Resources Tools Services
Experts in Microsoft SQL Server on Windows, Linux, Containers | Clusters, Always On, FCI | Migrations, Cloud, Performance






April 2, 2019

Azure Powershell - Delete all files in Storage Files Share
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Remove-AzureStorageFile
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
November 20, 2018

Migrating a Giant to the Cloud
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Microsoft Azure Cloud Computing
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
October 27, 2018

Use Powershell to monitor S2D(Storage Spaces Direct) Performance
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Get-StorageSubSystem, Get-StorageHealthReport
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
October 19, 2018

Use Azure Function with Timer Trigger to call an Azure SQL Database Stored Procedure
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Azure Functions is a solution for easily running small pieces of code, or "functions," in the cloud...
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
June 5, 2018

Get Azure API Versions for Web and Azure SQL Database
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Get-AzureRmResourceProvider
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
April 28, 2018

Check Allocation Unit Size for Disks in a SQL Server System
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
DISKPART
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
April 17, 2018

Disk Performance on Azure Virtual Machine - storflt driver
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Virtual machines (VMs) that are running Windows Server 2012 R2
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
April 10, 2018

The term 'New-AzureStorageContext' is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program.
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
SQLPS.exe, New-AzureStorageContext, Get-AzureStorageBlob, Remove-AzureStorageBlob
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
March 23, 2018

Using Microsoft Data Migration Assistant and Extended Events to capture any Deprecated Features
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
sqlserver.deprecation_announcement, sqlserver.deprecation_final_support
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
February 2, 2018

Always On: The availability replica manager is going offline because the local Windows Server Failover Clustering (WSFC) node has lost quorum.
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
SQL Server Error Log, Failover Cluster Cluster Events, Cluster.log
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
January 22, 2018

The request limit for the database is 400 and has been reached
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Azure SQL Database resource limits
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
December 12, 2017

Replacement of Remote Transactional Replication Distributor in an Always On Setup
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Enter Short Description Here
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
December 11, 2017

Huge Transaction Log File with Always-ON Availability Group Database in SQL Server 2016 STD
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
log_reuse_wait_desc, DBCC sqlperf(logspace), DBCC LogInfo
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
December 9, 2017

"The specified network name is no longer available" error while connecting On Premise Applications to Azure Always On Listener.
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
MTU Setting
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
December 2, 2017

Troubleshooting Azure VM SQL Server Database Mail using SmtpClient class, PowerShell and SendGrid
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
System.Net.Mail.MailAddress, System.net.mail.smtpclient, System.Net.NetworkCredential
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
August 29, 2017

Speeding up SQL Server Database Restores
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Multi-Threaded Approach, Database Instant File Initialization, Azure VM SSDs
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
August 24, 2017

Automate Azure SQL Database Backup to Azure Virtual Machine running SQL Server
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
SqlPackage.exe - /export, /import
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
June 2, 2017

Use AzCopy to copy SQL Server Backup Files to Azure Blob Storage
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Within our Microsoft Cloud Environment we use a 3rd party product from Red-Gate - SQL Backup - to perform SQL Server backups for our both our System...
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
May 31, 2017

How to Monitor Log Shipping in SQL Server
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Log shipping allows you to automatically send transaction log backups from a PRI DB on a PRI Server to one or more SEC DB(s) on separate SEC Server(s)...
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
March 26, 2017

Microsoft Azure - copy all content from one storage container to another
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Get-AzureStorageBlob, Start-CopyAzureStorageBlob, Get-AzureStorageBlobCopyState
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
February 17, 2017

Azure Virtual Machines running SQL Server 2016 STD AlwaysON Availability Groups w/ Transactional Replication
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
A High Availability & Disaster Recovery Solution
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
February 7, 2017

New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment - Error - InvalidTemplateDeployment
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
The template deployment is not valid according to the validation procedure. Deploying template using PowerShell script failed.
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
December 1, 2016

Find out when an AlwaysOn Availability Group Failover occurred
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
sys.dm_xe_sessions, sys.dm_xe_session_targets, sys.messages
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
November 19, 2016

Using Extended Events to Monitor Microsoft SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Capture DDL, Capture Availability Replica State Changes, Capture Total Events Captured
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
November 10, 2016

View Subscription Usage and Quotas in Microsoft Azure Cloud
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Azure Portal, ARM, Powershell
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
October 6, 2016

Azure SQL Database Geo-Replication Logins and Users Configuration
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Create Login, Create User, sys.sql_logins , sys.database_principals
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
October 3, 2016

Azure SQL Database Geo-Replication - Initiate a Failover using T-SQL
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Alter Database FAILOVER, sys.dm_geo_replication_link_status, sys.dm_operation_status
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
October 3, 2016

Failed to update database because the database is read-only. Error Code 3096.
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Transactional Replication, Distribution Database, MSrepl_errors table, Set-AzureRmSqlDatabaseSecondary
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
September 26, 2016

Azure SQL Database Geo-Replication - Initiate a Failover using PowerShell
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Set-AzureRmSqlDatabaseSecondary, Get-AzureRmSqlDatabaseReplicationLink
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
September 17, 2016

Azure Powershell Create a new Virtual Machine with 1 VNET and 2 SUBNETS
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
New-AzureRmVM, New-AzureRmVMConfig, New-AzureRmNetworkInterface
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
September 6, 2016

Powershell Azure Virtual Machine Alerts with Webhook & Logic App
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Loop all Resource Groups & Virtual Machines in a Subscription
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
September 3, 2016

Use an Azure Logic App for custom processing of a Virtual Machine CPU alert
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Azure Logic App, Webhook URI, Virtual Machine Alert, Azure SQL Database
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
August 24, 2016

Create Alert for Azure SQL Database using Powershell Code
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Add-AzureRmMetricAlertRule
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
July 27, 2016

How to Migrate an On-Premise SQL Server Database into Microsoft Azure As-A-Service (PAAS)
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Export Data-tier Application, AzCopy Tool, Microsoft Azure Portal Import Database
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
July 11, 2016

Microsoft Azure SQL Database Copy Operation
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Start-AzureSqlDatabaseCopy, Get-AzureSqlDatabaseOperation, Monitor Progress
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
July 3, 2016

Create Microsoft Azure SQL Database using Powershell
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Module AzureRM.sql, New-AzureRmSqlServer, New-AzureRmSqlDatabase, SAAS
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
June 20, 2016

Cross-Database Queries in Azure SQL Databases
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Extension in the DDL for external data sources and external tables
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
June 15, 2016

Delete Microsoft Azure Storage Blob(s) based on specified retention period
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Microsoft SQL Server .bak & log files
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
May 31, 2016

Powershell - Azure Traffic Manager Enable and Disable Endpoints
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Azure Traffic Manager Cmdlets
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
May 3, 2016

Powershell - Automate Get Azure Traffic Manager EndPoints Monitor Status
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Powershell.exe, Batch File, Fiddler, Alerting, Logging
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
April 27, 2016

Copy files from On-Prem to Microsoft Azure Blob Storage
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Microsoft Azure Storage Tools, AzCopy.exe
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
April 26, 2016

Kudu - a service which powers Azure Web Apps
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Azure, Web Apps, IIS, Debug & Diagnostics Console
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
April 1, 2016

Powershell - Get Azure Traffic Manager EndPoints Monitor Status
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Azure REST API, Log to file
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
March 16, 2016

Get Azure Traffic Manager EndPoints Monitor Status
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Powershell, Chrome Postman
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
March 6, 2016

Azure Extended Events session return ShowPlan XML
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
query_post_execution_showplan
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
December 14, 2015

Move Azure SQL Server and Azure SQL Database to a new Resource Group
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Powershell Script
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
December 10, 2015

Azure BizTalk Hybrid Connections
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Hybrid Connection Manager, Listener, Ports
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
November 26, 2015

Azure SQL Database Scale Operation failed
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Using Azure SQL Database Geo-Replication Two-Node Configuration
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
November 7, 2015

Microsoft Azure Blob Storage Service as a backup destination
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Requires Storage Account, Container & Credential
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
September 27, 2015

Deploy Azure Resources with JSON Template
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Using Visual Studio 2015, create a new Azure Resource Project and choose a Resource Template...
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
August 18, 2015

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
by BF (Principal Consultant; Architecture; Engineering)
Ingest and Prepare, Transform and Analyze, Publish and Consume, Monitor and Manage
Read More
Tags CloudComputing
Future Events
DevIntersection
Microsoft Ignite
PASS Summitt
Popular Tags
SQLServer
TSQL
CloudComputing
Azure
SQLServerReplication
SQLServerPerformance
SQLServerHealthCheck
Powershell
AzureSQLDatabase
SQLServerAlwaysOn
DataMigration
SQLServerReplicationMonitor
AzureVirtualMachine
SQLServer2016
ExtendedEvents
Metrics
QueryTuning
ReportingServices
SQLServerAgent
WindowsFailoverCluster
SQLServerManagementStudio
SQLServerTransactionLog
DMVs
AzureStorage
SQLServer2017
Pinned Posts
Microsoft SQL Server Always On Availability Groups Architecture Design
Create a Microsoft SQL Server Audit Report using Powershell
SQL Space Monitor - Version 2
T-SQL - Constants vs Parameters vs Local Variables - Execution Plans, Statistics, Assumptions
SQL Server - File IO - Sizes, Usage, Stats - Write(Insert) vs Read(Select)
Azure Virtual Machines running SQL Server 2016 STD AlwaysON Availability Groups w/ Transactional Replication
T-SQL Transform Row Data into Columns using PIVOT
List all SQL Server Reporting Services Subscriptions
Calculate RTO(Recovery Time Objective) in AlwaysON Availability Groups
T-SQL Get Maximum Value from a list of Columns Values
SQL Server 2016 Compress() & Decompress()
JSON in SQL Server 2016
Temporal Tables in SQL Server 2016
T-SQL Merge
T-SQL Pivot Data


©2015 www.TechDevOps.com