Archive for December 3rd, 2003

Hotmail Upgrade goes live … December 3rd, 2003

Vinod Kumar

The much anticipated Hotmail update is now live. What’s new in the latest update? More and better spam filtering; new icons that make Hotmail look and feel more like Office 2003 and Exchange Server 2003’s Outlook Web Access tool; and a new, more streamlined look for the Hotmail home page. You did have a glimpse of the same in my previous post on this topic … Now it is LIVE and kicking …

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Large SQL Server Databases Survey … December 3rd, 2003

Vinod Kumar

This new page on the MS site took me by surprise … Check out the list of largest SQL Server database in production environement. Standing on the top of the listing is the Verizon’s 5TB Monster database … I really cant image the server setup they have … And moving down the size reduce drastically and at #24 is a 512 GB database. Thats quite a lot of data in a single database … :) … I wonder how many applications and how many DBA’s handle the same.

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