SQL SERVER – Interesting Observation of DMV of Active Transactions and DMV of Current Transactions

This post is about a riveting observation I made a few days back. While playing with transactions I came across two DMVs  that are associated with Transactions. 1) sys.dm_tran_active_transactions – Returns information about transactions for the instance of SQL Server. 2) sys.dm_tran_current_transaction – Returns a single row that displays the…
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SQL SERVER – Introduction to sys.dm_exec_query_optimizer_info

Many times when I am just bored I surf Book On Line for SQL Server 2005. Almost all the time I find something new which makes me believe that I have lot to learn and there are so many things I am not aware of. Today I found system catalog view sys.dm_exec_query_optimizer_info. I just enjoyed reading about it and now I will share this with you.

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SQL SERVER – 2005 – Display Fragmentation Information of Data and Indexes of Database Table

One of my friend involved with large business of medical transcript invited me for SQL Server improvement talk last weekend. I had great time talking with group of DBA and developers. One of the topic which was discussed was how to find out Fragmentation Information for any table in one…
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