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Why Primary Keys can be important on large tables

I inherited a database that was getting large and not performing well. After adding primary keys life got better.  Read more...
By Ben Kubicek 2014/06/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: primary key
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When SQL Server Nonclustered Indexes Are Faster Than Clustered Indexes

SQL Server Clustered indexes can have enormous implications for performance of operations on a table. But are there times when a SQL Server non-clustered index would perform better than a clustered index for the same operation? Are there any trade-offs to consider? Check out this tip to learn more.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2013/10/10 | Source: MSSQLTips.com | Category: clustered index
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Tables and Clustered Indexes Part 2

A table does not so much 'have' a clustered index as a table 'is' a clustered index.  Read more...
By Hakim Ali 2013/07/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: clustered index
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Can a Table Really Have a Clustered Index?

A table doesn't so much "have" a clustered index as a table "is" a clustered index.  Read more...
By Hakim Ali 2012/12/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: bookmark lookup
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SQL Server Tables without a Clustered Index

It is a general best practice to have a clustered index on all of your SQL Server tables. Unfortunately, not everybody knows that. This tip helps you find tables that do not have a clustered index.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2011/10/06 | Source: MSSQLCity.com | Category: clustered index
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Do You Really Need Surrogate Keys? Part 1 – Concepts and Methods

This is the first of a series of articles to analyze the use of surrogate keys in different scenarios.   Read more...
By Wagner Crivelini 2010/10/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: primary key (pk)
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Ways to minimize sort operations

In this article Brian Ellul explorea how it's possible to eliminate the SORT operator (and its performance cost) on performing SELECTS statements.  Read more...
By Brian Ellul 2010/09/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sort operator
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