Author Archives: retracement

Changing the boot order of generation 2 Virtual Machines in Systems Center VMM and Hyper-V

On Windows 2012 R2 hosts, Hyper-V introduced the concept of generation 2 Virtual Machines, which provide various benefits and a set of restrictions to those VMs configured in this way. In most cases the performance improvements and functionality they provide make it … Continue reading

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Speaking at SQLBits XIV (after all!)

I don’t think it is a particularly big secret that I am a fan of SQLBits (more posts can be found here). I remember being at the PASS Summit in 2010 and enthusiastically talking about the SQLBits conference to those that cared … Continue reading

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Speaking at SQLSaturday Lisbon 2015

If you ever asked an experienced speaker what is the best formula to follow when starting out on your road to presenting, they would most likely tell you to start small and work your way up to bigger events. First … Continue reading

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