GSX Blog

Get a comprehensive view on how SQL Server is performing?

Posted by Olivier Raynaut on Thu, Jan 28, 2016

We’re pleased to announce that the comprehensive monitoring capabilities of GSX Monitor is now available for Microsoft SQL Server!

SQL is the standard language for relational database management systems. SQL statements are used to perform critical tasks, such as updating or retrieving information from the database. GSX now monitors Microsoft SQL Server, one of the most common relational database management systems based on SQL.

Properly monitoring your SQL Server will allow you to identify performance trends and determine if key changes are necessary to optimize performance.

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Tags: sql server, Connectors, SQL Applications, Monitoring SQL server

Hot Tips on Exchange and Windows Azure

Posted by Yann Baudic on Wed, Jul 17, 2013

There have been a lot of recent announcements on new updates and capabilities on Exchange, especially for the Database Availability Group (DAG) and Windows Azure.

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Tags: Cloud, hyperv, teched europe 2013, Microsoft, TechED North America, sql server, sql 2014, Powershell, BYOD

The 4 Big Trends in IT: How Microsoft is Driving Customer Adoption

Posted by Meryll Moreau on Tue, Jul 16, 2013

I just got back from last week's Worldwide Partner Conference 2013 in Houston, Texas and it was one of the biggest Microsoft events that I have ever had the chance to be part of!

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Tags: Cloud, worldwide partner conference 2013, sql server, big data, WPC 2013, windows azure

Cloud, BYOD and SQL Server Announcements from TechEd Europe

Posted by Yann Baudic on Wed, Jul 03, 2013

Did you miss TechEd Europe 2013? Here’s an overview from my week in Madrid.

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Tags: Cloud, hyperv, teched europe 2013, Microsoft, TechED North America, sql server, sql 2014, Powershell, BYOD

What's New on PowerShell v3

Posted by Sebastien Giraud on Mon, Jun 10, 2013

Last week I attended TechEd 2013, and I can't believe it is already over! The whole week was a constant rush of attending sessions, labs, events and hanging out at the booth. If you have never attended a TechEd event, I can assure you that it's worth the trip!

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Tags: Microsoft Monitoring, azure, sql server, Exchange monitoring, Exchange, Powershell cmdlets, teched new orleans

Create your Management Pack using the Visio Management Pack Designer in 20 minutes

Posted by moncef ghaoui on Mon, Apr 15, 2013

Today I will show you how to easily create a Management Pack in Visio (for a two-tier distributed application with a Microsoft SQL Server back-end database and a Web site hosted on Microsoft IIS). I have to admit that the tool is really powerful and straightforward, so I wanted to make sure to share this information with the community here. Try it out and tell me if you came to the same conclusion!

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Tags: GSX Monitor, messaging and collaboration, SCOM 2012, Management Pack, Microsoft IIS, Microsoft, GSX Analyzer, Visio, System Center, sql server, Exchange monitoring, tutorial