Performance Tuning for Mere Mortals Part I
In this first part of a two part series, we look at performance tuning from the very beginning. You're a new DBA, you want to be a DBA, or you've been declared an "Accidental DBA" and the phone rings. Someone tells you that they believe SQL Server is having a performance issue, what now? The application is running slowly. Can you help them? Do you even know where to begin to help them? In this session we'll cover how to handle performance tuning from the very beginning, when the user says "The database is slow."