SQLLunch has arrived in London.
12:30 sharp start , downstairs bar at the Golden Fleece EC4N 1SP.
12:30 - 12:31 Welcome and hello
12:31 - 1:15 Jorge Segarra - "STOP! Consolidate and Listen!"
In today's economic times, we are being asked to do more with less—less
budget, less hardware—and yet our data needs keep growing! How do we keep our
database infrastructure humming along given these restrictions? In this session,
we talk about different options of consolidation, including database-level
consolidation, instance-level consolidation, and virtualization. We also discuss
some of the tools and methods you can use today to help consolidate your SQL
Server environment and do more with less.
Understand basics of database-level consolidation, instance stacking, and
• Learn how to evaluate your existing environment to plan
consolidation and/or virtualization initiatives
• Get roadmap,
methodologies, and the guidance you need to apply them now in your
Consultant, Pragmatic Works
Jorge Segarra is a DBA-turned-BI consultant
for Pragmatic Works Consulting and a SQL Server MVP. In addition to being a
member of the Jacksonville SQL Server User Group, he is a Regional Mentor for
PASS. Jorge co-authored the Apress book SQL 2008 Pro Policy-Based Management and
was a Red Gate Software Exceptional DBA of the Year 2010 finalist. He also
founded SQL University, which you can find at his blog:http://sqlchicken.com.