Tag: execution plan

Top 3 Tips You Need to Know to Write Faster SQL Views

13:37 Database development, Views

Friend or foe? SQL Server views have been a subject of heated debates when I was in my first year...
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Parameter Sniffing Primer

07:00 Database development, Stored Procedures

Introduction Developers are often told to use stored procedures in order to avoid the so-called ad hoc queries which can result in...
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Compare Execution Plans in SQL Server

12:47 Database administation, Database Optimization & Structure

Database Administrator always makes an effort to tune SQL Server query performance. The first step in tuning query performance is to...
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Exploring SQL Server 2016 Query Store GUI

11:25 Database development, Statements

Introduction Query store is a new feature, introduced in SQL Server 2016, that allows database...
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SQL Server Database Scoped Configurations and Automatic Plan Correction

13:32 Automation, Database administation, Perfomance Tuning

In this article, we will examine Database Scoped Configurations and SQL Server 2017 Automatic Plan Correction. Microsoft added new features...
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T-SQL BEST Practices

20:44 Languages & Coding, T-SQL • 3 Comments

In this article, we will discover some best practices of T-SQL queries. Badly written queries can cause performance and I/O problems. For...
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SQL Server Trigger: Understanding and Alternatives

15:59 Database development, Triggers

The SQL Server trigger is a special type of stored procedures that is automatically executed when...
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Example of Improving Query Performance with Indexes

13:38 Database administation, Database development, Indexes, Perfomance Tuning

In this article, we’ll look at how an index can improve the query performance. Introduction  Indexes in Oracle and other databases...
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Implementing a Common MS SQL Server Performance Indicator

16:05 Database administation, Perfomance Tuning

Introduction There is often a need to create a performance indicator that would show database activity related to the previous period or...
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Missing Indexes in MS SQL or Optimization in no Time

14:28 Database administation, Database development, Database Optimization & Structure, Indexes • One Comment

When executing a query, the SQL Server optimizer tries to find the best query plan based on...
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