SQL Server Administration and Maintenance

SQT02 Is SQL Server Making You Wait? Discover the Top 10 Wait Types Every DBA Should Know


9:15am - 10:30am

Level: Intermediate

Janis Griffin

Database Performance Evangelist


There are over 800 wait types in SQL Server, but in my experience there are only 10 that DBAs and developers should be very familiar with… If you can master these 10 wait types, what causes them and their solutions, you will be ahead of the performance analysis game. In this session, Janis Griffin, Database Performance Evangelist, SolarWinds, will share her top 10 wait types based on over 25 years of experience and over 500 consulting engagements with customers. Griffin will also provide the key steps needed to identify, prioritize and solve any performance issues that these wait types cause, in order to help attendees hone their performance troubleshooting skills.