Idera Offers Three-Part ‘Secrets of SQL Server’ Webcast

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Idera, a leading provider of Microsoft SQL Server management and administration tools, today announced three new webcasts in the “Secrets of SQL Server” webcast series. A three-part series, “SQL Server, Storage and You,” will be hosted by Wes Brown, Chief Database Architect for eScan Data Systems, PASS Summit committee member and PASS coordinator in Austin, Texas.

The first episode will air on April 13, 2011 at 3 p.m. ET and will cover storage basics including the fundamentals of the SQL Server I/O system, how hard drives work, RAID configurations and how to configure the file system. Episode two in May will focus on Storage Area Networks, Network Attached Storage and strategies for setting up a storage system. Episode three in June and will cover more exotic methods of storage, such as solid state storage.

“A clear understanding of how storage works is absolutely essential in configuring and ensuring the performance of a SQL Server infrastructure,” said Rick Pleczko, President and CEO of Idera. “Each webcast in this series builds upon the last and attendees learn about the technologies behind storage systems while gaining a solid understanding of how they work and how to effectively utilize them.”

To learn more about the “Secrets of SQL Server” webcast series and to register visit