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Columnstore Indexes – part 124 (“Estimate Columnstore Compression”)

Columnstore Indexes – part 124 (“Estimate Columnstore Compression”)

Continuation from the previous 123 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/. For anyone working with SQL Server since version 2005 (with Service Pack 2 to be precise) there is a very common task when thinking or research…

Columnstore Indexes – part 123 (“Clustered Columnstore Index Online Rebuild”)

Columnstore Indexes – part 123 (“Clustered Columnstore Index Online Rebuild”)

Continuation from the previous 122 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/. I am finally ready to write about one of the most important enterprise option for the Clustered Columnstore Indexes and one of the most long-awaited one…

Columnstore Indexes – part 122 (“Wait Types”)

Columnstore Indexes – part 122 (“Wait Types”)

Continuation from the previous 121 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/. First of all, I would love to express deep gratitude to Vassilis Papadimos (Software Engineer @ Microsoft) and Joe Sack (Principal Program Manager @ Microsoft) for…