Basit Farooq

Basit Farooq

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.

Understanding SQL Server Query Optimization – Part 3 - 19 Mar 2019

SQL Server Hardware Optimization - 13 Mar 2019

Multiple Table Queries in SQL Server – UNION, EXCEPT, INTERSECT, Subqueries, and Joins - 19 Dec 2018

Tips For Minimizing Deadlocks in SQL Server - 08 Oct 2018

Techniques to Monitor SQL Server memory usage - 25 Sep 2018

Capture SQL Server Deadlocks using Extended Events - 18 Sep 2017

SQL Server 2014 Performance Tuning – Columnstore Indexes - 17 Dec 2014

SQL Server 2014 Performance – Resource Governor Enhancements and Buffer Pool Extension - 08 Dec 2014

Four Key New Performance Features SQL Server 2014 – Part 1 - 03 Dec 2014

SQL Server 2014: Encryption for Backups - 26 Feb 2014