Next on the Menu – A new tool! xel2sql

Based on a request by Microsoft Test Consultant Robert George, this SQL Snacks™ along with a tool I am releasing to the community will allow you to run a Transact-SQL workload on Azure SQL Database, capture the xel files to Azure Blob Storage, and then process them to...

Next on the Menu – event file target for Azure SQL Database

In this SQL Snacks™ we will examine the techniques required to implement the file target for an Azure SQL Database. We will also examine the differences in the Extended Event system between on premises and Azure SQL Database. The link with the instructions for...

Next on the Menu – event file target deep dive

In this SQL Snacks™ we will examine the event file target. Along the way we will unlock the magic of the Extended Event viewer UI in SQL Server Management Studio. Again this is longer than most SQL Snacks™ so the video will be in two parts. In the companion SQL...