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Note-To-Self: ICYMI, #MIM2016 Support for SQL Always On Availability groups

Based on a recent customer support experience with MIM (migrating from MIM 2016 RTM to SP1 latest hotfix), I ran into a few issues…

They have been documented here: 187 more words


Removal of IP Fastpath in ONTAP 9.2

ONTAP 9.3 is already GA as of December, but there was a pretty significant change to how networking operates in ONTAP 9.2. However, this change impacts any release after 9.1, so it’s good to bring up. 836 more words


sp_AGReconfigure 1.1 is now available

sp_AGReconfigure 1.1 is now available HERE and on GitHub

V1.1 includes a new Parameter and some minor bug fixes:


NULL – DEFAULT:  Ignore Readable secondary check (acts as though you are using V1) 302 more words

Database Administration

Creating a SQL Server Test Lab On Your Workstation – Part Three, Creating a Windows Failover Cluster and a SQL Server Availability Group

Welcome along to the third part of our series ‘Creating a SQL Server Test Lab On Your Workstation’.  If you’ve followed along with the first two parts, you should have a domain setup and a SQL Server joined to it.  1,670 more words

Database Administration

Google 'Clips' Camera Receives FCC Certification

Google’s upcoming Clips camera still doesn’t have a release date, or even a vague release window, but the device has cleared another major hurdle toward hitting stores by  130 more words


UNDERCOVER TOOLBOX: sp_AGReconfigure - Manage Always on Sync & Failover settings from a single stored procedure.

08 Jan 2018 – V1.1 released –  Details here

Most of the time the goto is to use the GUI which is a nice graphical way of doing it which can make configuring the settings somewhat easier , but this comes with a cost – the cost being time! 2,772 more words

Database Administration

CommVault Tips for SQL Server Always On

CommVault Simpana 11 is our current Backup and Recovery solution and encountered the following issue:


Had to recently restore a database from CommVault backup server. 242 more words

SQL Server