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Best Practices for implementing Indexes


Best Practices for implementing Indexes

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K Currie
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I'm working with a database that has some performance prolems. We have determined that some indexes need to be implemented to improve this.
I have the indexes scripted and I'm ready to apply them. I'm doing them in groups, not all at once, just in case...

My question is, are there any best practices for implementing these? Should I reindex before/after? Update Stats? etc?
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This is a mighty big topic. I would start by looking here. http://www.sqlservercentral.com/stairway/72399/

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Just run the create index statements, not much more to it than that.

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K Currie (11/12/2013)
Should I reindex before/after? Update Stats? etc?
Here is the link http://www.mssqltips.com/sql-server-tip-category/38/indexing/

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