Professional Association for SQL Server

Tear into SQL Server
with Brent Ozar’s sp_Blitz

By Nicholas Gianadda
How Did You

get HERE?
WHY
Update
THE
DELETE
WHAT
Select * from
THEY NEED TO
SHOULD ADOPT
Drop CAN DO FOR
Table
TO TAKE Execute
GRANT
GO

Stored ...
What is Sp_Blitz
sp_Blitz is a Microsoft SQL Server instance health
script create by Brent Ozar. It uses system views,
DMV...
Your SQL Server isn’t
going to maintain itself
Maintenance on a SQL
server will help your systems
remain fast and secure
So, what makes
sp_Blitz so GREAT?
There are many tools out there that
can show you diagnostic
information about your SQL s...
What does it look like?
Or This
Why should I use it?
•
•
•
•

One time checkup
Trending your server
Finding Security flaws
Great Articles and
Videos to ex...
Now What?
I love what I found and I would like to receive this info weekly!!!

• Setup sp_Blitz as a SQL Job
• For emails,...
Now What?
I love what I found and I would like to receive this info weekly!!!

• Setup sp_Blitz as a SQL Job
• For emails,...
What else can I do?
• There are tons of options for keeping an eye on
your server and digging into problems, Here are
a fe...
SQLjobviz
• Visually
review the
history of
your SQL
jobs to see
when they
run and if
they were
successful
SQL Sentry Plan Explorer
• Additional
tool to quickly
identify and
help solve
issues with
your queries
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    1. 1. Professional Association for SQL Server Tear into SQL Server with Brent Ozar’s sp_Blitz By Nicholas Gianadda
    2. 2. How Did You get HERE?
    3. 3. WHY Update THE DELETE WHAT Select * from THEY NEED TO SHOULD ADOPT Drop CAN DO FOR Table TO TAKE Execute GRANT GO Stored Procedure
    4. 4. What is Sp_Blitz sp_Blitz is a Microsoft SQL Server instance health script create by Brent Ozar. It uses system views, DMVs and other state tracking tables to diagnose common problems with configuration, security and performance.
    5. 5. Your SQL Server isn’t going to maintain itself Maintenance on a SQL server will help your systems remain fast and secure
    6. 6. So, what makes sp_Blitz so GREAT? There are many tools out there that can show you diagnostic information about your SQL server. Sp_Blitz takes this concept one step further by including priorities to clue you in to which items you should focus on and direct links to articles on www.brentozar.com that explain the issue in great detail and shows you how to resolve it!
    7. 7. What does it look like?
    8. 8. Or This
    9. 9. Why should I use it? • • • • One time checkup Trending your server Finding Security flaws Great Articles and Videos to explain the issues
    10. 10. Now What? I love what I found and I would like to receive this info weekly!!! • Setup sp_Blitz as a SQL Job • For emails, use the following parameters: @EmailRecipients VARCHAR(MAX) = NULL @EmailProfile sysname = NULL • Log to a table, use the following parameters: @OutputDatabaseName NVARCHAR(128) = NULL @OutputSchemaName NVARCHAR(256) = NULL @OutputTableName NVARCHAR(256) = NULL
    11. 11. Now What? I love what I found and I would like to receive this info weekly!!! • Setup sp_Blitz as a SQL Job • For emails, use the following parameters: @EmailRecipients VARCHAR(MAX) = NULL @EmailProfile sysname = NULL • Log to a table, use the following parameters: @OutputDatabaseName NVARCHAR(128) = NULL @OutputSchemaName NVARCHAR(256) = NULL @OutputTableName NVARCHAR(256) = NULL
    12. 12. What else can I do? • There are tons of options for keeping an eye on your server and digging into problems, Here are a few of my favorites
    13. 13. SQLjobviz • Visually review the history of your SQL jobs to see when they run and if they were successful
    14. 14. SQL Sentry Plan Explorer • Additional tool to quickly identify and help solve issues with your queries

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