Dec 02
9-8-16: Performance Troubleshooting Using Wait Stats with Paul Randal

‚ÄčTopic for the September 2016 Meeting:

Performance Troubleshooting Using Wait Statistics

One of the first things you should check when investigating performance issues are wait statistics - as these can often point you in the direction for further analysis. Unfortunately many people misinterpret what SQL Server is telling them and jump to conclusions about how to solve the problem - what is often called 'knee-jerk performance tuning'. In this session, you will learn what waits are, how to analyze them, and potential solutions to common problem patterns.

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Note: this is a 90-minute session, including Q&A, so be sure to make arrangements for a long lunch!

About Paul S. Randal (CEO / Owner of

PaulRandal.jpgPaul is a Microsoft SQL Server MVP and a Microsoft Regional Director. He spent 9 years working on the SQL Server team, writing DBCC CHECKDB, and ultimately responsible for the entire Storage Engine. In 2007 Paul left Microsoft to co-own and run, and is a world-renowned author, consultant, and top-rated speaker on SQL Server performance tuning, administration, internals, and HA/DR. When he's not tweeting, blogging, or helping someone recover from a disaster, he's likely to be underwater somewhere in the world with his wife, Kimberly L. Tripp. 


Full Bio:
SQL Server MVP since 2008

Update: 9-8-2016:

This event has concluded.  Watch now on YouTube!