Since I didn't have this great link before, I would like to share it with you now. If you need to perform some diagnostics on your SQL Server, Glenn Berry has created an excellent SQL scripts that will help you out. There are versions for each version of SQL Server.
Here is the link: http://sqlserverperformance.wordpress.com/?s=Diagnostic+Information+Queries
I highly recommend you try them out now before you actually need them. Check the site regularly as he updates the scripts as needed.
About Me - Who is DR DBA?
- Who am I?
- Hello. My name is Rudy Panigas and I am a Production Senior Microsoft SQL Server Database Administrator (DBA) with over 14 years of experience. Have published articles with SQL Central, am a leader for the my local PASS chapter in Toronto (TORPASS) and love to automate anything SQL including disaster recovery. I created this blog to share my views, knowledge and to discuss Microsoft SQL server in order to help out others in this field. Please test these scripts before using. I do not warranty and do not take any responsibility for it, its misuse or output it creates. You can reach me at this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org