As of today, Virtual Lifestyle is sponsored by StarWind. I would like to welcome them aboard and thank them for choosing to work together with me!

Taking this opportunity, I would like to invite you to join StarWind in a webinar:

Denny Cherry: Best Practices in Enterprise Storage Virtualization and Backup

Denny Cherry, Microsoft MVP in SQL Server will explain how Active-Active High Availability simplifies your endpoint data protection solution and the importance of Deduplication in your storage virtualization and backup strategy.

Register now to learn about these topics and more:

  • Use Active-Active High Availability to simplify storage management and increase continuous data and application availability.
  • Benefits and features of High Availability Storage for server failover clustering, eliminating a single point of failure.
  • Deduplication – reduce data storage costs by eliminating duplicated blocks of data.

Title: Best Practices in Enterprise Storage Virtualization and Backup
Date:Tue, May 24, 2011 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT – Register Now

Denny Cherry, Microsoft MVP in SQL ServerDenny Cherry has over a decade of experience managing SQL Server, including’s 175+ million user installation, one of the largest in the world. Denny’s areas of technical expertise includes system architecture, performance tuning, replication and troubleshooting. Denny uses these skills on a regular basis in his current role as a Sr. Database Administrator and Architect at Awareness Technologies. Denny currently holds several Microsoft Certifications related to SQL Server as well as being a Microsoft MVP. Denny is a longtime member of PASS and Quest Software’s Association of SQL Server Experts and has written numerous technical articles on SQL Server management.


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