For a few weeks now, there has been a long running thread on SQL Server Central about UPDATE operations that don't perform any changes because
In my last blog post, I provided a script that queried the XML for the resource monitor ring buffer entries in sys.dm_os_ring_buffers to identify when
Properly configuring SQL Server is an important factor in having a stable environment that performs well. While there is a lot of good guidance available
Just over a year ago I blogged about the enhancements that were made to the sqlserver.page_split Event in SQL Server 2012 to make it easier
At SQL Connections, I presented a session titled “Learn SQL Server Internals with Extended Events” where I demonstrated a number ways to use Extended Events
This post is part of the monthly community event called T-SQL Tuesday started by Adam Machanic (blog|twitter) and hosted by someone else each month. This
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