Posts by
Grant Fritchey

19 November 2018

19 November 2018

How to do Accurate Address Masking using Data Masker

My previous article demonstrated how to mask address information, so that it couldn’t accidentally reveal personal or sensitive identifying information. However, we had little regard for the verisimilitude of the data, beyond the fact that the data still looked like address data. In this article, I’m going to outline a set of methods that... Read more

7 September 2018

7 September 2018

The Changing Role of SQL Server Monitoring

As SQL Server estates continue to grow quickly, and change in nature, due to the ease with which new cloud-based, containerized or virtual machine-based SQL Servers can be provisioned, so too the role of the monitoring tool changes. In organizations that need to monitor a large population of SQL Servers, many of which are... Read more