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Columnstore Indexes – part 118 (“SQL Server 2017 Editions Limitations”)

Columnstore Indexes – part 118 (“SQL Server 2017 Editions Limitations”)

Continuation from the previous 117 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/. As a logical continuation from the blog post Columnstore Indexes – part 91 (“SQL Server 2016 Standard Edition Limitations”), this blogpost will focus on the SQL…

Columnstore Indexes – part 117 (“Clustered vs Nonclustered”)

Columnstore Indexes – part 117 (“Clustered vs Nonclustered”)

Continuation from the previous 116 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/ An important issue I have faced already a couple of times in production servers was the usage of the Nonclustered Columnstore Indexes vs the usage of…

Columnstore Indexes – part 110 (“The best column for sorting Columnstore Index on”)

Columnstore Indexes – part 110 (“The best column for sorting Columnstore Index on”)

Continuation from the previous 109 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/. In this blog post I wanted to share my thoughts & my script that I am using for picking the best column for achieving the best…