Category Archives : SQL Tuning


Stuff I learned … yesterday – statistics

Yesterday was a pretty full day between training and the ONSSUG June meeting immediately afterwards, so I didn’t get a chance to blog.? Anyway, I did learn something yesterday, but it didn’t come from the class I’m taking.? Erin Stellato (blog | twitter)?gave a great presentation?at ONSSUG about statistics.? I really wish she’d had more […]


How is SQL Server using all that memory, anyway?

I want to stick with the subject of memory because I think it’s probably the most misunderstood (and sometimes downright mysterious) component of SQL Server. I know I, for one, could benefit from a better understanding of its inner workings. So today I’d like to share that little bit of code I mentioned last week, […]