Category Archives: SQL Server 2016

The overlapped instance error

One of the possible scenarios for SQL Server FCI to AG migration is adding a third node to the Windows Failover Cluster and creating an Availability Groups between the FCI and the third standalone SQL Server, or having one node as FCI and the other node as a standalone SQL.

In my case I am running with the second option. I have one node with SQL Server 2014 FCI and the other node SQL Server 2016 Standalone, but the servers are in the Windows Cluster. When you try to create the Availability Groups between them you get the following error. Read the rest of this entry

Adding SSISDB to AG for SQL Server 2016

Hi Everyone,

I’ve setup a new SQL Server 2016 AG Environment for Developers where they will use it for deploying and testing code, which means that they also want to SQL Server Integration Services for deploying and executing SSIS Packages. From SQL Server 2012 and onwards we have the new deployment model for SSIS and also the addition of SSISDB.

One of the features highly requested was the ability to add SSISDB to AG, which was also added, but before SQL Server 2016 the failover of the SSISDB database has to be done manually, on which you end up having more work to do. In SQL Server 2016 it was added the possibility for automatic failover of SSISDB. Read the rest of this entry

SQL Server Discovery Day em Joinville

Discovery DayOlá pessoal,

No próximo sábado (18/06) a partir das 08:00 da manhã o Rodrigo Dornel e eu estaremos conduzindo o SQL Server Discovery Day na Univille em Joinville.

Para quem não conhece o SQL Server Discovery Day será um evento focado apenas nas novidades do SQL Server 2016 e também onde levaremos um problema a ser resolvido pelos participantes na qual todos deverão apresentar a sua solução criada. Então é um dia com bastante mão na massa e aprender muito SQL Server. As vagas são beemmmm limitadas (cerca de 20 a 30) então se você tem interesse em participar é só verificar os passos abaixos. Read the rest of this entry

How to enable Strecth Tables in SQL 2016

Howdy!

SQL Server 2016 CTP 2.0 has been launched today, so I want to take some time to show you how to enable the new feature called Stretch Tables. Stretch Tables will allow you to save your table in a Microsoft Azure SQL Database without any application code change to retrieve the information stored in the cloud. Below I will describe what you need to do to get Stretch Tables working. Read the rest of this entry