High Availability and Disaster Recovery

The High Availability & Disaster Recovery Virtual Chapter focuses on one of the most important aspects of a business - data availability. The goal of the HA&DR Virtual Chapter is to provide a PASS community for Microsoft SQL Server professionals to learn more about how to protect their data and minimize the risk to a business. Join us in our monthly webinar series to learn more about the numerous tools and techniques for SQL Server business continuity. Our webinars are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 1pm Eastern. Make sure to join this Virtual Chapter in the myPASS portal so you can stay informed of our learning opportunities.

Upcoming Meetings

Jan 2017 What Smart SQL Server DBAs Do When Troubleshooting Availability of SQL Server
Workloads Running on Windows Server Failover Cluster

Tue 1/17/2017 1PM EST
Speaker: Edwin Sarmiento (MVP)

Webinar Link :https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/374413775815908098

Feb 2017 Detecting and Preparing for Corruption
Tue, Feb 14, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST

Speaker: Ryan Adams (MVP)

Ryan Adams was a Data Platform MVP prior to joining Microsoft as a Senior Premier Field Engineer.  His primary focus is the SQL Server Engine, high availability, and disaster recovery. Prior to Microsoft he was a Senior DBA for a fortune 100 company.  He also served on both the PASS Board of Directors as well as the Board of Directors for the North Texas SQL Server User Group.

Webinar Link :https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8504892145383084034

Next Meeting

Tue, Jun 10 2014 12:00 Central Daylight Time

The Transaction Log and How It Affects High Availability and Disaster Recovery

RSVP: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7141516395727329794

The Transaction Log and How It Affects High Availability and Disaster Recovery

When choosing the appropriate SQL Server High Availability and Disaster Recovery (HA/DR) solutions, it is important to understand the SQL Server Transaction Log as it affects any solution you choose. In this session, we will look at transaction log basics, how logging and recovery works and how it affects all of the HA/DR solutions available in SQL Server. You’ll be surprised to know that the transaction log is the most important part of your database. You will learn: • How the transaction log works • How the transaction log affects all of the SQL Server HA/DR solutions that you choose • How to properly take care of the transaction log for performance and HA/DR

Edwin M Sarmiento is a Microsoft Data Platform MVP and Microsoft Certified Master from Ottawa, Canada specializing in high availability, disaster recovery and system infrastructures running on the Microsoft server technology stack. He is very passionate about technology but has interests in music, professional and organizational development, leadership and management matters when not working with databases. He lives up to his primary mission statement – “To help people and organizations grow and develop their full potential as God has planned for them.”