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The Ultimate Index Lister (Non-Pivoted)

Lists details for all indexes on one or more tables / schemas, including row count and size. The non-pivot version also gives data type and other details for the columns.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2013/10/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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The Ultimate Index Width Stats Reporter

Reports index length stats for indexes who's lengths exceeding parametrized thresholds (defaults to 0 - get all) for total length and seek length, optionally filtering schemas and tables.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2013/07/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: t-sql
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The Automated DBA: Space Usage Snapshotter (sysadmin; central DB)

Records snapshots of space usage & buffer cache usage stats by partition, index, table, schema, filegroup, & database. Stats incl Reserved, Used, Data, buffer cache for row, lob, & overflow.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2013/07/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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The Ultimate Missing Index Finder

Reports stats on what the query optimizer records in the DMVs as missing indexes and what it says the cost savings will be if they were present. Can limit by table / schema name patterns.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2013/01/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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The Ultimate Index Usage Reporter

Reports index stats, index size+rows, member seek + include columns as two comma separated output columns, and index usage stats for one or more tables and/or schemas.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2012/12/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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Indexes, Indexes, Indexes

This article has a description of an index utilization tool that Ron Johnson uses to analyze the effectiveness and use of indexes in a system.  Read more...
By Ron Johnson 2012/07/04 (first published: 2011/07/05) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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Reduce heap table fragmentation

A table that does not have a clustered index is referred to as a Heap. While a lot has been written about index fragmentation and how to defrag indexes, there is not much that talks about how to defrag a heap table.  Read more...
By James Serra 2011/12/13 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: defragmentation
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Verify Last successful CHECKDB on all databases

Creates a resultset that expresses the last time a successful CHECKDB was performed on every database in the instance. Does not work on SQL 2000.  Read more...
By Kyle Neier 2011/09/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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Indexes, Indexes, Indexes

This article has a description of an index utilization tool that Ron Johnson uses to analyze the effectiveness and use of indexes in a system.  Read more...
By Ron Johnson 2012/07/04 (first published: 2011/07/05) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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The Ultimate Running Requests Reporter

Reports all running requests along with the request's identifying information (SPID, login etc), current resource consumption, query batch text, statement text, and XML query plan.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2010/05/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: t-sql
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EXECute SQL Commands over entire sets of parameters!

A super-powered EXEC on steroids, the Power Tool every DBA wants for Christmas.  Read more...
By RBarry Young 2010/03/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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View Errors in the Default Trace

Returns records with errors from the default trace ordered by most recent first  Read more...
By Jon Morisi 2009/11/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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The Ultimate Running Requests Reporter

Reports all running requests along with the request's identifying information (SPID, login etc), current resource consumption, query batch text, statement text, and XML query plan.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2010/05/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: t-sql
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The Ultimate Connection Summarizer and Trouble Finder

Reports summaries, in 3 levels of detail, connections, running requests, open transactions + cursors, and blocking. Provides query text + plan for the piggiest running request of each group.  Read more...
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The Ultimate Table Searcher Mk2

Searches for tables who's names contain the search string. Gives Aggregate Size, Rows, Index, and Column information as well.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/10/20 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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The Ultimate Column Searcher

Searches for columns with names containing @Colname that belong to tables with names containing @TableName or schemas with names containing @SchemaName. Gives size and rowcount for tables.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/10/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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The Ultimate Index-Less Foreign-Key Finder

Searches for foreign key constraints that don't have fully matching indexes. The best partial matching indexes are outputted with MatchCounts and column comparisons.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/10/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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The Ultimate Table Searcher

Searches for tables who's names contain the search string. Gives Size and Rows information as well.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/10/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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The Ultimate Foreign Key Researcher

Searches for actual and potential foreign key columns for a given primary key reference.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/10/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: t-sql
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The Ultimate Precompiled Procedure Searcher

Searches precompiled procedures for the provided search string, optionally limiting to names matching a 2nd search string.  Read more...
By Jesse Roberge 2009/10/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server 2005
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