How to Install the SQL Server WMI Provider

I wanted to install Ola Hallengren’s SQL Server Maintenance Solution on my lab’s Windows Server Update Services (WSUS). When I tried to install Ola’s script, unfortunately, I received an error message saying that the SQL Server Agent service wasn’t running. I thought...

How Do I Enable SQL Server Agent Service?

The SQL Server Agent service is used by SQL Server to execute scheduled tasks. It is typically used for items such as backing up the SQL Server database or other maintenance tasks. By default, this service is not enabled when you install SQL Server. This blog post...