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Foreign Key Indexes and Binding

Understand what FK's do and how they use indexes. Then use my script to see if they're using good indexes.  Read more...
By Steve Hood 2016/02/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: foreign keys
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Index stats with key,included columns, size - all you can eat

Get total access,updates, rowlocks,pagelocks, stats date,rowcount for all tables or specific table by partition  Read more...
By Doran Mackay 2016/02/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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SQL Server System Report

Overview report for tracking key database performance metrics, general system stats, overall activity, and general server info, including: properties and settings, uptime, drive space, DB size allocation, growth stats, backups, jobs, index fragmentation, missing and unused indexes, and much more.  Read more...
By Sean Smith 2016/01/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
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Shortening a column

By Steve Jones 2016/01/08 | Category: indexing
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PoSh Index Rebuilds

By Steve Jones 2016/01/04 | Category: powershell
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Index Breakdown

Provides a robust breakdown of all indexes contained within a database allowing for quick analysis and identification of inefficient, redundant, unused, bloated, stale, and / or poorly architected indexes.  Read more...
By Sean Smith 2015/12/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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Included Indexes

By Steve Jones 2015/12/16 | Category: indexing
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Index Scan: Ordered or not?

By Hugo Kornelis 2015/11/09 | Category: indexing
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Harnessing SQL Server Metadata- Disabling and Rebuilding Indexes

When doing bulk data changes it may be beneficial to disable indexes prior to starting the operation. Fortunately, SQL's rich metadata makes this very easy to automate in a robust fashion.  Read more...
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How efficient is your covered index?

Observing an index seek utilizing a composite index within SQL execution plan might be more than meets the eye – you should look again.  Read more...
By Simon Liew 2015/10/09 (first published: 2013/08/12) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: covering index
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Reindex Procedure with a Twist (or two) the SQL

A 2012 update to "Reindex Procedure with a Twist (or two)":   Read more...
By Keith Hays 2015/09/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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Smart Index Rebuild - All Databases

Rebuilds all indexes from all databases over a specified fragmentation threshold.  Read more...
By Tim Hollobon 2015/09/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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Strange Filtered Index Problem

What I thought was a strange filtered index problem but turned out to be a DB settings problem  Read more...
By Mike Good 2015/08/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: indexing
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Indexing Foreign Keys

Foreign Keys are one of the fundamental characteristics of relational databases and enforce the referential integrity. Is it a good idea to index a FK relationship? When can it help?  Read more...
By Alessandro Mortola 2015/06/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: foreign keys
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Insert without a PK

By Steve Jones 2015/06/10 | Category: t-sql
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Filtered Indexes 2

By Steve Jones 2015/06/05 | Category: t-sql
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The Importance of Database Indexing

In this article, James Munro demonstrates an example of a simple query without an index and then that same query again with the index. A simple introduction to database indexing.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2015/06/04 | Source: CodeProject.com | Category: indexing
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Filtered Indexes

By Mark Cowne 2015/04/22 | Category: filtered
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NONclustered 2 clustered

By Carlo Romagnano 2015/04/20 | Category: ddl
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List Table Foreign Keys, Primary key and indexes

This procedure let you list [optional] by table: -Foreign keys -Primary key -Indexes   Read more...
By Martin Collazos 2015/03/27 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: foreign key list
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