I’m speaking at SQL Saturday 553 in Oklahoma City

This will be my first time speaking in Oklahoma on 8/27 in Oklahoma City. I’ve been to several customers there but have yet to meet people from the users groups.

My session is Analyze your query plan like a Microsoft Engineer! (SQL 2016 Edition). If you deal with tuning, monitoring, or developing queries for SQL Server, you’ll want to check this out.

You can register for this free event here: http://www.sqlsaturday.com/553/eventhome.aspx

New SQL Server community tool

For those of us in the US, it’s our day of independence. A day that stands for FREEDOM and happiness. Fireworks will light up the sky tonight! For the rest of the world it’s another random day in July. But don’t worry everyone can celebrate “Free”dom with this new community tool.

I’ve spent the last couple years writing, improving, and using this tool at my customers. This health check now has more than 300 data points and even pulls out bad practice and concerns from your procs. As of today, I gift it to the community. #SQLFAMILY

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