I love connecting community via various channels. One of my clients explained an interesting issue to me. He explained that he has a production database which is going to Recovery Pending state by itself and without any user intervention, it’s coming back as well.
Some of the learnings can lead to another exploration when someone does stump you with something you didn’t know. To understand the basics of batch mode and row mode, read the blog SQL SERVER – ColumnStore Index – Batch Mode vs Row Mode where I have explained the concepts. This…Read More
Question: How do you convert ASCII to DECIMAL or DECIMAL to ASCII? Answer: ASCII – Returns the ASCII code value of the leftmost character of a character expression. CHAR – Fixed-length non-Unicode character data with length of n bytes. Examples: --Decimal to ASCII SELECT CHAR(80)+CHAR(73)+CHAR(78)+CHAR(65)+CHAR(76) ASSQLAuthorityAuthor GO --ASCII to Decimal…Read More
Every version of SQL Server brings new capabilities that enhance the features that were introduced in the previous versions. I am sure the team is working based on the feedbacks given by customers as they starting using the new capability. As I was scanning through some of the enhancements that…Read More