SQL Server deadlocks
I am (we all are) quite happy with results we are having today. Once again Red9 have saved us from a potentially huge crisis.
60% decrease in CPU
Red9 was able to find and fix a number of different SQL misconfigurations and wasteful practices. After a weekend of work, we realized a 60% decrease in CPU utilization as a direct result of Red9's work.
Rare… Penetrating Knowledge of SQL
Red9’s cool confidence and eagerness to deliver results are surpassed only by their deep penetrating knowledge of SQL. Whether it's design, development, optimization, or recovery, Red9 is a SQL Gem.
Significant Performance Improvement in minutes
In just a few minutes, Red9 was able to find significant performance improvement opportunities in my database. Red9 came up with many ideas; just the top 2 to 3 were enough to give us a significant performance boost.
After SQL Database query tuning – Our site is flying now
I have already hired Red9 three times. I am very happy I found them!.
Fixed in 30min, what others could not do in 3 weeks
Within ONE HOUR Red9 DBAs honed-in on the actual problem advised us on what needed to be done with the Server Hosting company, and then within 30 minutes, we finally had access to the crucial data we needed to run our business!
400% percent improvement
The single biggest benefit has been performance gains and tuning associated with migrating to AWS and a newer version of SQL Server with AlwaysOn clustering. Red9 was an integral part of this process.
The right expertise when its time sensitive
When we were faced with a major crisis that was time-sensitive and needed the right expertise, Red9 stepped in. In no time, he found the cause of the problem and prepared a plan that got us back operating at 100% efficiency.
Yielded some very impressive results
The breadth and depth of knowledge of the Microsoft SQL Database platform and ancillary technology stack that Red9 brought, has already yielded some very impressive results from both a physical and logical architecture perspective.
Highly regarded SQL database expertise
They provided a complete end-to-end evaluation of database design, development, and performance capacity and successfully executed those recommendations.
Put my mind at ease
From the get-go, I could tell they knew what they were talking about, and he put my mind at ease. We will be using him going forward for everything database related
Solved my problem – Will be hiring again
Red9 was able to remotely log in and solve the problem I had within the 24 hour window. I will be hiring Red9 again for future database support.
For MSSQL 2012 DB maintenance plans and optimizations, Red9 is again the best SQL Server consultants… And I have worked with many..
SQL database integration changes .Red9, again, did an outstanding job -was quick, very knowledgeable and professional. This was a second hire, and there will be more!
Solved issues others couldn’t
Very knowledgeable and easy to work with. Red9 was able to solve issues that others weren’t, advised better options for my business needs based on their experience with larger systems, and completed everything in a shorter time than expected.
Expert SQL Server knowledge willing to go an extra mile
Working with Red9 at Nuance Communications has been a pleasure. The DBA was a great team player, has expert knowledge of SQL Server database administration, and is always willing to go an extra mile to get the project done.
Proved invaluable on numerous occasions
Red9 expertise in SQL Server has proved invaluable on numerous occasions, particularly when dealing with customer issues requiring not only immediate assistance but also strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Immediately fixed SQL performance
They worked on designing the Microsoft SQL Server Clustering and Disaster Recovery Real-Time solution, optimizing and fixing critical SQL Server performance bugs. They managed multiple SQL servers and could technically and quickly troubleshoot server issues, often beyond the scope of SQL issues.
If you are experiencing SQL issues – definitely recommended
Immediate Repair – Server Off Line: Red9.com was extremely responsive and took the time to explain things to us on a level we could understand.
As good as it gets
I will say it again. If you are lucky enough to have Red9 to work on your project, hire them. They are as good as it gets.
I owed you many good beers
I sincerely appreciate all your help and expertise on this project. If you ever make it out to Portland, I owe you many good beers after this SQL migration is over!
Awesome contractor. Was very helpful and attentive.
Stellar performance as always
Red9’S attention to detail is incredible, and they are very dependable and consistently performs at a very high level.
Will definitely rehire again
Very experienced. Great to work with. Will definitely rehire again..
Quickly identified and fixed SQL performance issues
Red9 was able to identify and fix several SQL performance issues we had been struggling to trace for several weeks. Additionally, they made several other recommendations and configuration changes that had a significant positive impact on database performance.
Impressed with the responsiveness and professionalism
Before taking the first job, they talked us through the issues we had to ensure Red9 was right for the job. It was clear from that first project that they are incredibly skilled and knowledgeable.
The whole experience was excellent from start to finish
I needed some pointed training in the replication of best practices and performance tuning. I would not hesitate to recommend Red9 to anyone who has a need for expert and professional assistance with SQL Server.
Played a significant role in developing our next generation technology blueprint
The resource is an excellent SQL Server DBA with strong analytical skills and a passion for learning new technology. .
Highly skilled DBAs
Red9 is a set of highly skilled DBAs and I’m sure the work we are having them do is far below their qualifications. They have been outstanding in everything they have done!
Red9 DBAs were very knowledgeable, professional and courteous. They were also very accessible, which made for a quick resolution.
Red9 is awesome! They quickly identified two problems, each taking between 23 and 29 minutes and got those SQLAgent job steps to execute in seconds! Cannot be happier!
Intricate attention to detail
The resource was expert, accurate, extremely helpful, and could not say enough positive things about their level of skill and ability to understand the issues at hand and explain both at a high level.
A HUGE improvement on the user side when running the process! Went from about 45 seconds to 5 seconds. Red9 would be a strong addition to any database organization.
Very good work and quick to respond. Hope to use more in the future.
SQL issue is now resolved
We have confirmed from multiple shops that the SQL issue is now resolved. Thanks again for helping us out on this
Highly recommend Red9 for senior-level opportunities
They have been instrumental in the installation, configuration, and optimization of our SQL Server instances, which are hosted through Amazon AWS.
Large scale MS SQL Database environments
They have mastered the understanding of complex, heavy load TSQL transactions. When tuning, database structure, indexes, stored procedure, best practices, up-time, and smooth performance are all important, Red9 is the type of DBA company that truly knows how to keep these high standards.
We are much better and faster
I can confirm there is a noticeable improvement on our clustered SQL Server after work you guys have done! We are much better and faster than before! Thank you!
A great deal of experience with performance monitoring
Because of red9, we were able to show our client the root cause of their problem and the quantifiable difference it made for their business after the problem was fixed. Beyond deep technical expertise, communication is very important to us. I would absolutely recommend Red9.
Highly skilled DBA
I had the pleasure of working with a Red9's DBA. He demonstrated a thorough and "deep dive" knowledge of the database engine, specifically around performance tuning, t-sql and PowerShell scripting, High Availability, Security, recovery and more.
Extensive knowledge of supporting the SQL Server and Azure
Red9 shown immense responsibility & admirable skill in handling production issues, resizing production DB & delivering projects with pin point accuracy without any issues.
Database knowledge rarely found on the market
Red9 DB knowledge is extremely advanced, rarely found on the market. The resource was responsible and reliable person who is always available when needed. One of the most committed people I have ever worked with.