Characterizing Database Workloads & Storage Models

Thank you Carnegie Mellon Database Group for putting this online! These are my notes from watching on YouTube. Carnegie Mellon Databases Storage II, Lecture 4 Prof. Andy Pavlo [Watch on YouTube] The Problem and Solution How should the DBMS represent the database in storage files on disk? Solve it by choosing the right storage model […]

Easy Tune-ups For Your Windows Computer

This post covers 6 handy Windows tools: Windows Experience Index Disk Cleanup Windows Update Troubleshooter Windows Update Microsoft Support and Recovery Assistant Disk Defragmenter First, get your baseline Windows Experience Index score. These metrics are a way to monitor your system’s performance over time. Go to “Control Panel\System and Security\System” Select “Your Windows Experience Index […]