IT Pro Day — A Day Dedicated to Appreciating the Increasingly Enormous Range of Technologies and Rapid Pace of Change IT Pros Must Manage

Don Boxley Jr | September 18, 2020

As you may already know, September 15 was IT Pro Day. As the website details, it is a day to recognize and celebrate “the increasingly enormous range of technologies and rapid pace of change IT pros must manage.” This year, the immeasurable impact and value IT pros provide every day, across virtually every industry, took Read More…

Q&A Recap: Shared Disk Webinar With Microsoft’s Kevin Farlee

Connor Cox | September 3, 2020

Huge thanks to everyone who was able to join us for our short webinar this week, “How to Build Shared Disk SQL Server Clusters in Azure.” We had the privilege of having Microsoft Principal Program Manager, Kevin Farlee, join us to provide insight on the recently released Azure shared disks – the industry’s first cloud Read More…

Free Access to DxOdyssey Extended until Dec. 31st

Don Boxley Jr | August 9, 2020

As we all know, the COVID-19 pandemic has completely altered the path for everyone in the year 2020 and potentially beyond. As social distancing rules tighten, numerous organizations have turned to a work from home framework temporarily and even in some cases, permanently. However, many were not prepared for this dramatic shift and a handful Read More…

DH2i Has Teamed up with Microsoft to Help Customers Utilize Their Azure Replica Benefits

Connor Cox | July 1, 2020

Microsoft recently announced a major licensing change that may benefit you. Any licensed SQL Server 2012 and newer is now allowed up to three free secondary replicas including High Availability, Disaster Recovery, and Azure secondaries. While deployments in Azure reap benefits like cost savings, connecting on-premises primary replicas to secondary replicas in Azure can be Read More…

Using Software-Defined Perimeters (SDP) to Protect the NBA Draft from Hackers

Don Boxley Jr | May 13, 2020

For the first time in history, the 2020 NFL Draft was held “virtually” this year. With the NFL, like the rest of the world, endeavoring to safely navigate the Coronavirus pandemic, the originally scheduled venue in Las Vegas was nixed in favor of having NFL teams make their selections from home via videoconferencing on April Read More…

A Message from Our CEO: Free Access to DxOdyssey Effective Immediately

Don Boxley Jr | March 18, 2020

The pandemic of COVID-19 has turned into a truly unprecedented event—significantly impacting all facets of our world in a way we never imagined. Appropriately, many organizations including our own have advised employees to work from home (WFH) indefinitely to avoid risk of infection and further spread of the virus. However, we know that accommodating this Read More…

Lamborghinis and Disaster Recovery – Don’t Skimp on the Details

Connor Cox | February 27, 2020

Picture this. Your friend just bought a ridiculously cool new Lamborghini—fully loaded with every gadget you can think of, and a sound system that will knock your socks off. Naturally, you are pumped to go for a ride. However, when you get there you learn that your friend decided to outfit their $1.3 million supercar Read More…

What to Expect at This Year’s RSA Conference USA

Connor Cox | February 5, 2020

RSA Conference Checklist Hundreds of exciting organizations and technologies on the expo floor Keynotes and other presentations from brilliant industry minds Hands-on trainings and interactive sessions to help tune your own skills Invaluable networking opportunities with excellent food and refreshments The beautiful backdrop of the San Francisco Bay Area Needless to say, RSA puts on Read More…

Edwin Sarmiento Talks SQL Server HA on Linux: Full Q&A Write-Up

Josh Achtemeier | January 30, 2020

Many thanks to all who joined us for our webinar this week, “Edwin Sarmiento Presents: High Availability Options for SQL Server on Linux.” We’ve had the privilege of having SQL Server MCM and Data Platform MVP, Edwin Sarmiento, join us for several webinars over the past years, but this was the first time we got Read More…

A Bona Fide SQL Server Wizard Will Be in Our Midst Very Soon

Connor Cox | January 22, 2020

We’re aiming to get 2020 started off with some unique content right off the bat, so our good friend Edwin Sarmiento will be joining me for our first webinar of the New Year. Edwin has been a SQL Server MCM and Data Platform MVP for many years, and is one of the IT industry’s leading Read More…