Is It SQL now shows Availability Groups

The latest release of Is It SQL is out and includes a variety of features.  I’d like to start with some screen shots of previous features.  First up is database mirroring.  You can see the mirroring status of a database when looking at the databases for a particular server.…

Database Mirroring in Is It SQL

Release 1.0.22 is out and available at the Is It SQL home page.  The biggest feature here is database mirroring.  There are two ways to see database mirroring.  The first is on a server page it will show the databases that are mirrored.  There is also a global…

Tagging Servers in Is It SQL

Release 1.0.20 is out.  You can download it from my corporate site at http://www.scalesql.com/isitsql/. This release adds a beta feature to allow you tag servers and then filter the list by tag. Instructions for enabling beta features are available when you sign up for…

IsItSql Shows Databases

You can download the latest build of Is It SQL from my consulting site.  You can now view the databases on a server.  And you can click on a column header to sort that column. And no, my fantasy baseball team in 2015 didn’t do very well.  Unfortunately this…

IsItSql - 1.0.18

This release includes a few minor bug fixes and smaller enhancements.  Thanks to everyone that tried it out and reported back.  At the bottom of the README.html I include my email address if you’d like to provide feedback.  I’d love to hear what you like or what…

Is It SQL?

I’ve been working on a simple monitoring tool for SQL Server over the last few months.  I often find myself asking “What just happened?” and “Was it SQL Server?”.  I wanted a small utility I could leave running at clients that would answer that question.  It needed to be…

ClearTrace Build 51 Available

I’m pleased to announce that ClearTrace Build 51 is now available for download.  If you’re using a previous build (especially build 50) I encourage you to download this version. This build should load the latest version of the SMO libraries installed on your machine.  If you’re using…

ClearTrace Build 47 Available

You can download the latest version of ClearTrace from my consulting site: scaleSQL Consulting.  I’ve decided to stop using the year as part of the version.  I did that to match SQL Server branding but it doesn’t work for ClearTrace.  The current build supports SQL Server 2008, SQL…

Error: 18456, Severity: 14, State: 11

I’ve seen this error off and on in our environment for a while.  The full error looks like this: Login failed for user DOMAIN\login’. Reason: Token-based server access validation failed with an infrastructure error. Check for previous errors. [CLIENT: X.X.X.X] Error: 18456, Severity: 14, State:…