Tag Archives: Tuning

SQLBits 9 Slidedeck for READPAST & Furious

I am very pleased to publish the slide-deck for my Friday presentation “READPAST & Furious: Transactions, Locking and Isolation“. Just click here to obtain the slide-deck in PDF format. I had an absolutely fantastic time giving the presentation and really … Continue reading

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Fancy a decent Compatibility Matrix?

Have you ever taken a look at Microsoft’s published compatibility matrix for SQL Server lock compatibility? If you have, then I don’t need to tell you that it sucks in a very big way. Have no fear, I have painstakingly … Continue reading

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Inside the SQL Server Query Optimizer – Book Review

There are only a handful of people that when they talk about something you should sit up and take notice, and for me Benjamin Nevarez (blog|twitter) is one of those. As someone I’ve been following technically for several years, when I saw … Continue reading

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