Tag Archives: Monitoring

Analyzing SQL Agent job activity using PowerShell

From time to time, it is up to DBAs and sysadmin’s to prove themselves innocent of charges that ‘they’ are killing the entire [insert core infrastructure system here] with “their” system activity. Recently, we have had some serious problems on … Continue reading

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Getting Disk Sizes using WMI and PowerShell

I love the 3rd party products that are on the market for SQL Server. Idera, Redgate and Quest (the big 3) have some amazing options for helping you manage your environment, but these can come at a pretty steep cost, … Continue reading

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