Author: Matan Yungman

Let Me Index That for You

Download episode (mp3) Today in the show, we talk about: Types of business analytics Is cardinality estimation the most common cause for performance problems? How to answer the question “what do you do”? Old news about AWS max database size in RDS New project architecture challenges Reporting and comic books Scary bug with mirroring and

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[Replay] Show 11 – T-SQL

Download Episode (mp3) Guy is currently having fun in Thailand, so we don’t have a new show this week. Instead, we republish one of our earlier episodes, where we talk about our favorite language – T-SQL. We’ll be back with a new show in two weeks. Did you know that SQL was initially called “Sequel”

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Help the Optimizer

Download Episode (mp3) There are many ways for writing efficient queries in SQL Server. In this show we talk about a few of those ways, when the key is – “keep it simple”. In addition, we talk about use cases for Big Data, Ways for transferring data to a reporting server, an interesting BI project Guy is working

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The Mysterious Ways of the Optimizer

Download Episode (mp3) In this show, we talk about: Why there are more and more security and encryption projects, and how wrestling is related More issues and things to take into account with the new cardinality estimator The Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon Truncating a single partition in SQL Server 2016