Infinitely fascinated by both emerging and business-critical technologies, especially with discovering new ways to make things faster and more efficient. Self-proclaimed “geek”. Not just a job but my way of life.
Founding member and Chief Architect of Heraflux Technologies. Specialty is the convergence of infrastructure, cloud, and Microsoft SQL Server. Make it faster and more highly available while saving your business money.
Community speaker on data, database, infrastructure, virtualization, and cloud technologies. Spoken to large number of audiences, including events such as PASS Summit, VMware VMworld, SQLBits, and SQL Saturdays.
We've been tracking a weird state with SQL Server virtual machines on VMware and possible warnings on database corruption while VM backups are running, largely centered around (but not isolated to) the tempdb database. TLDR: We've now got a VMware KB article on this...