Description

Learn from a SQL Server performance authority how to make your database run at lightning speed. Ken England's SQL Server 6.5 Performance Optimization and Tuning Handbook is recognized by SQL Server administrators as the indispensable guide to tuning and optimization. Now he's revised the book for Microsoft's new SQL Server 2000, the most advanced and powerful version yet of SQL Server, which takes full advantage of Windows 2000's new processing capabilities. The book details the factors that determine database performance and offers readers tools, techniques and best practices they can use to tweak and tune SQL Server's configuration and operation. Readers will learn how to enhance performance through good physical design and effective internal storage structures. The book spells out methods for creating efficient indexes and techniques for tuning SQL Server's new query optimizer.

Key Features

A new edition of the authoritative and bestselling guide, SQL Server 6.5 Performance Optimization and Tuning Handbook, 1555581803Targets SQL Server 2000Helps IT professionals run SQL Server more powerfully and efficiently and optimize it for e-commerce and knowledge management

Readership

SQL Server administrators, programmers and system designers

Table of Contents

Preface; Introducing Performance Tuning and Physical Database Design; SQL Server Storage Structures; Indexing; The Query Optimizer; SQL Server and Windows NT; Transactions and Locking; Monitoring Performance; A Performance Tuning Checklist

Details

No. of pages:
320
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2001
Published:
Imprint:
Digital Press
Print ISBN:
9781555582418
Electronic ISBN:
9780080479453

About the author

Ken England

Ken England is President and Founder of Database Technologies, a database consulting, product evaluation and training firm. A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer and a Microsoft Certified Trainer, Ken England is widely regarded as an authority on SQL Server and other leading database products. He is also the author of the SQL Server 6.5 Performance Optimization and Tuning Handbook.

Affiliations and Expertise

President and Founder of Database Technologies, a database consultancy, product evaluation and training firm.

Reviews

This book provides tools, techniques, and best practices that you can use to tune SQL Server's configuration and operation. -SQL Server This book is a real gem and derserves a wide audience - Joe Karam, MCSD, MCDBA, MCT