The May edition of TechNet Magazine is available on the web now and has the latest installment of my regular SQL Q&A column.

This month's topics are:

  • Tempdb space analysis and tracking
  • The four qualities of a good clustered index key
  • Convincing management of the need for DR planning
  • Considering data compression for OLTP workloads

Check it out at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/hh237631.aspx.