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Denny Cherry

Denny Cherry

Denny Cherry is the owner and principal consultant for Denny Cherry & Associates Consulting and has over a decade of experience working with platforms such as Microsoft SQL Server, Hyper-V, vSphere, and Enterprise Storage solutions. Denny’s areas of technical expertise include system architecture, performance tuning, security, replication, and troubleshooting. He currently holds several Microsoft Certifications related to SQL Server for versions 2000 through 2017, including the Microsoft Certified Master as well as being a Microsoft MVP for several years. Denny has written several books and dozens of technical articles on SQL Server management and how SQL Server integrates with various other technologies.

Posts Featuring Denny Cherry

Why Investing in Software Security Is Worth It

Building IT software isn’t always the most secure process. The reason for this is simple economics. Companies can’t always afford to build in the security features software needs to be…

Converting Business Requirements for Availability May Require Some Reality Checks

Management loves uptime, but they rarely want to pay for it. It seems like that line pretty much explains a third of the meetings IT professionals have to sit through.…

Having and Testing Backups is Key to Running Systems

The title of this post says it all. In IT, we’ve said for years you need to take and test backups regularly to ensure your systems are being backed up…

What Makes a Good Project Manager? Why a Big Project Without a Great PM Is Bound to Fail

The bigger the project, the more risk there is. Any decent-sized project needs a professional project manager to run it and help mitigate that risk. When it comes to big…

Having the Correct People on a Project Is Key to Success

All too often, companies put the wrong people on projects, and all too often, the wrong people are involved with the project. We see projects where the people making key…

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