Earlier last week, I had the opportunity to attend my 10th SQL PASS. Yes, It has been 10 years since I have been visiting the PASS conference. This year, I had the opportunity to present 1 pre-con, 2 general sessions, 1 lightning talk. I really had a busy time at SQLPASS but along with the sessions, the highlight of the event was a video I recorded with Bert where we discussed troubleshoot a Slow Performing SQL Server.
Practical Real World Performance Tuning – 50% Discount for 15 Days
Question: Does Sort Order in Index Column Matters for Performance?
Answer: Wow, it has been a long time since I have heard this question and the matter of fact, I have never blogged about this subject on this blog. I have received this question during my recent Comprehensive Database Performance Health Check.
Question: What is Read Ahead Read in SQL Server?
Answer: The read-ahead mechanism is SQL Server’s feature which brings data pages into the buffer cache even before the data is requested by the query.
Question: Do Index Reorganization Update Statistics?
Answer: No. Index Reorganization does not update Statistics of your database.
Free 1 Hour Consulting – PASS Pre-Con 2018 – 21 Essential Scripts: Jump-Start Performance Tuning for Accidental DBAs
Today, I am going to talk about my the most anticipated pre-conference 21 Essential Scripts: Jump-Start Performance Tuning for Accidental DBAs scheduled at PASS Summit 2018. This session is going to be amazing fun and very unique. It is full day demo-oriented learning session.