Startup procedure to check SQL Server status when restarted

I’ve written a startup procedure to check SQL Server status when the SQL Server gets restarted. Most of the time as a DBA when a Server gets rebooted or SQL Services is restarted we need to make sure everything is fine in SQL server to make sure SQL server is running healthy. Some companies will… Continue reading Startup procedure to check SQL Server status when restarted

Configure DB Mail Profile in SQL Agent for Automated Alerts

In the recent times I have seen so many people asking the same question in MSDN forums on how do I activate database mail for the use of SQL server agent alerts system. So I am taking a chance to document it by using screen shots which can help others. Normally what the newbies tending… Continue reading Configure DB Mail Profile in SQL Agent for Automated Alerts