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Meeting Detail

Tue, Aug 05 2014 11:00 Central Daylight Time

Rolling Upgrades, The Easy Way!


Rolling Upgrades, The Easy Way!

In this session we will discuss how to perform upgrades while maintaining high availability of your SQL server infrastructure by leveraging rolling upgrades. We will review how to use database mirroring or AlwaysOn Availability Groups for this, along with a simpler version using Log Shipping. This is a demo-intensive session that you won't want to miss.

Argenis Fernandez works in the Database Engineering team at SurveyMonkey, and is based in Redmond, WA. He has worked with SQL Server for over 15 years and enjoys heavy OLTP workloads and performance tuning. Formerly a Senior Consultant for Microsoft, Argenis is also a Microsoft Certified Master in SQL Server 2008, and founder of the Security Virtual Chapter for PASS.