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.
Capture SQL Server Deadlocks using Extended Events - 18 Jan 2016
Techniques to Monitor SQL Server memory usage - 05 Aug 2015
SQL Server Hardware Optimization - 12 Jan 2015
SQL Server 2014 Performance Tuning – Columnstore Indexes - 17 Dec 2014
Tips For Minimizing Deadlocks in SQL Server - 14 Sep 2014
SQL Server 2014: Encryption for Backups - 26 Feb 2014
Understanding SQL Server Query Optimization – Part 4 - 07 Jan 2014