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Columnstore Indexes – part 109 (“Trivial Plans in SQL Server 2017”)

Columnstore Indexes – part 109 (“Trivial Plans in SQL Server 2017”)

Continuation from the previous 108 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/. Do you remember one of the major problems in SQL Server 2014 using Columnstore Indexes ? It was the lack of the support for the Batch…

Columnstore Indexes – part 107 (“Dictionaries Deeper Dive”)

Columnstore Indexes – part 107 (“Dictionaries Deeper Dive”)

Continuation from the previous 106 parts, the whole series can be found at http://www.nikoport.com/columnstore/. I would like to thank Sunil Agarwal (Program Manager) & Vassilis Papadimos (Software Engineer) for all their patience and explanations, helping me to get to the…

Precon at PASS Summit 2017 – Columnstore Indexes: Practical Solutions & Techniques

Precon at PASS Summit 2017 – Columnstore Indexes: Practical Solutions & Techniques

It is with an incredible joy and gratitude that I am able to share that I will be delivering a full-day precon (workshop) at PASS Summit 2017: Columnstore Indexes – Practical Solutions & Techniques on 31st of October 2017 in…