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Monitoring deadlocks in the SQL Server

What is Deadlock in SQL Server? A deadlock occurs when there is a cyclic dependency between two or more threads, or processes, for some set

Are triggers making your SQL Server slow?

Trigger usage What are SQL Server triggers? They are a particular type of stored procedure that automatically runs when an event occurs in the database.

Dangerous SQL Server Builds

Dangerous builds of SQL Server Why should you care about your build version of SQL Server? There are known bugs and threats in specific build

Disabling Windows automatic updates

Windows OS Update Settings Why should you care about them? Windows updates are set to a non-optimal setting. Updates can start downloading at an unpredictable

Is your SQL Server generating dump files?

What are the SQL Server memory dump files? They are memory dumps files generated when SQL hits a bug, or something “unexpected” happens. This same