Skype for Business Technical Preview Client Released

Kewl news, yesterday Microsoft released the Skype for Business Technical Preview client. I have started playing with it in my lab and on my production machine and have been really finding the experience pretty good. If you would like to give it a whirl you can download from here http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/evalcenter/evaluate-skype-for-business. One of my colleagues first…


SQL Server 2014 – Updated VLF creation algorithm

Update: Someone just pointed out that Paul Randal beat me to posting on this exact topic by 2 days! Check out his post here: http://www.sqlskills.com/blogs/paul/important-change-vlf-creation-algorithm-sql-server-2014/   Something that I come across in many SQL Server environments is a high number of Virtual Log Files (VLFs) in database transaction logs. Just Bing the subject and you…