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 Statistics - 18 Jun 2013
SQL Server Transactions and Locking – Part 2 - 05 Jun 2013
SQL Server Transactions and Locking – Part 1 - 08 May 2013
Find Duplicate Indexes on SQL Server (Script) - 29 Apr 2013
Capture SQL Server Deadlocks using Extended Events - 03 Sep 2012
Tips For Minimizing Deadlocks in SQL Server - 23 Aug 2012