Don’t run sp_updatestats after rebuilding your indexes. The sp_updatestats will use the default sample and you could end up with less accurate stats post sp_updatestats than you had after your index rebuild. 246 more words
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Question: What is the difference between Index Seek and Index Scan?
Answer: Index Scan retrieves all the rows from the table. Index Seek retrieves selective rows from the table. 244 more words
While talking to one of the attendees after my session at GIDS, I realized that I don’t have much information available on my blog about the usage of one of the fantastic performance tuning tool called Database Engine Tuning Advisor. 402 more words
A lot of times, I have seen DBA’s and administrators have their own startup tasks that they perform when rebuilding or bringing a new server online. 377 more words
Naming conventions are integral part of a quality code but sometimes we need to pay additional care while deciding on the naming patterns. There are two type of programmers, one who prefix everything and the other who don’t. 411 more words