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Pinal Dave

Pinal Dave is a Microsoft Technology Evangelist (Database and BI). He has written over 1700 articles on the subject on his blog at http://blog.sqlauthority.com. He is a dynamic and proficient Principal Database Architect who specializes in SQL Server Performance Tuning and has 7+ years of hands-on experience. He holds a Masters of Science degree and a number of certifications, including MCTS, MCDBA and MCAD (.NET). He is also Regional Mentor for PASS Asia. Prior to joining Microsoft he was awarded Microsoft MVP award for three continuous years for his contribution in community.

Pinal Dave

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SQL Server

There are many wait types in SQL Server and not all of them are documented. Long ago ... Keep reading >
Posted on Mar 7, 2017 8:30:08 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

In this blog post we are going to learn about Installation Error – The Specified ... Keep reading >
Posted on Mar 6, 2017 8:30:45 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

Today’s blog is originated from a blog interaction. After hardening a server, my ... Keep reading >
Posted on Mar 5, 2017 8:30:24 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

Question: Why to Use SQL Server Configuration Manager Over Services applet ... Keep reading >
Posted on Mar 4, 2017 8:30:30 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

This is one of the common question which is asked via emails to me. “How to apply ... Keep reading >
Posted on Mar 3, 2017 8:30:42 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

In this blog post we will discover how to fix an Add Failover Cluster Node Fails ... Keep reading >
Posted on Mar 2, 2017 8:30:21 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

Once I was thrown into an interesting situation where a client told me that he can ... Keep reading >
Posted on Mar 1, 2017 8:30:12 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

This might not be an issue which would be faced by SQL DBAs regularly because ... Keep reading >
Posted on Feb 27, 2017 8:30:47 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

One of my clients contacted me and informed that after patching of SQL Server, they ... Keep reading >
Posted on Feb 26, 2017 8:30:31 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

While trying to start SQL Service for a named instance, I got an error message ... Keep reading >
Posted on Feb 24, 2017 8:30:41 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

A very old client of mine yesterday pinged me with this question about error related ... Keep reading >
Posted on Feb 23, 2017 8:30:52 PM by Pinal Dave
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SQL Server

It is very common for people to move databases now a days to the cloud. The very ... Keep reading >
Posted on Feb 22, 2017 8:30:58 PM by Pinal Dave
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