Basit Farooq is a senior database administrator for Total System Services Inc. He has more than a decade of IT experience in development, technical training, and database administration on Microsoft SQL Server platforms. Basit has authored numerous SQL Server technical articles and developed and implemented many successful database infrastructure, data warehouse and BI projects. He holds a master's degree in computer science from London Metropolitan University and industry standard certifications from Microsoft, Sun, Cisco, Brainbench, Prosoft and APM, including MCITP Database Administrator 2008, MCITP Database Administrator 2005, MCDBA SQL Server 2000 and MCTS .NET Framework 2.0 Web Applications.
Techniques to Monitor SQL Server memory usage - 25 Apr 2018
Tips For Minimizing Deadlocks in SQL Server - 08 Apr 2018
SQL Server Hardware Optimization - 27 Mar 2018
Understanding SQL Server Query Optimization – Part 3 - 20 Nov 2017
Capture SQL Server Deadlocks using Extended Events - 18 Sep 2017
SQL Server 2014 Performance Tuning – Columnstore Indexes - 17 Dec 2014
SQL Server 2014: Encryption for Backups - 26 Feb 2014