sql server upgrade

Data Migration Assistant

It’s upgrade season. Here at Straight Path, we have more than a couple of clients in the process of upgrading their SQL Environments to a more modern version. With the support door slamming shut soon for SQL 2008 (waaaay overdue), and others on 2012 (really not in a much better position – support wise) clients … Read more

SQL Server Upgrade/Migration Webinar

I hope to see you live on Tuesday, 11/29/22 at Noon (US EST) for our webinar about SQL Server Upgrades and Migrations. We’ll have a panel discussion and a short presentation followed by office hours answering your questions about upgrades/migrations (or anything SQL Server related.) The session will be recorded and shared on the blog … Read more

SQL Server Health Check Worst Offenders

After performing hundreds of SQL Server Health Checks over the years, we wanted to share the most common repeat offenders we find time and again. These are: This topic is part of our monthly SQL Server webinar series. Webinar registrants get access to the entire recording, which includes the office hours Q&A. If you would … Read more

SQL Server Patching Best Practices

It’s day four of the two weeks to a healthier SQL Server series. If I were making this ten-day plan even just three years ago, I would have had this lower on the list. With the security and compliance needs of the world today and the way Microsoft services SQL Server – it’s important to … Read more