Introduction to Policy Based Management

Thanks to Lara Rubbelke for teaching me about PBM! See the attached PBM.zip for a full slide deck and demos of the “on change” functionality.    Install •       Get updated policies from the feature pack item “Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Policies” •       In Management Studio expand your instance then Management.Policy Management.Policies.Import Policy •       Import from C:Program FilesMicrosoftContinue reading “Introduction to Policy Based Management”

Previous blogs on SQLCommunity.com

Connect.Microsoft.com By Cindy Gross on Monday, March 09, 2009 12:15:56 AM Want to provide feedback on any Microsoft product? Want access to the latest CTPs (sometimes known as betas)?   Create an account on http://connect.microsoft.com/ and you can file bugs or wishes and vote on what other people have submitted. You can also find CTPsContinue reading “Previous blogs on SQLCommunity.com”

How to configure DTC for SQL Server in a Windows 2008 cluster

How to configure DTC for SQL Server in a Windows 2008 cluster [This post was revised 11 May 2009 with new mapping information, fixed formatting issues 23 March 2010] With Windows 2008 you now have the option to use multiple DTCs. There is a lot of confusion over whether to do that for SQL ServerContinue reading “How to configure DTC for SQL Server in a Windows 2008 cluster”