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SQL Server 2012 Query Performance Tuning

Fritchey, Grant, Dam, Sajal

3rd ed. 2012, XXXI, 532 p.

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    • Apress' 4 1/2 star query tuning book freshly revised for SQL Server 2012
    • Benefits from author's rising reputation as a performance expert as evidenced by his books, articles, blog entries, and conference presentations
    • Focuses on a problem–query tuning–that is universally faced by developers and administrators
Queries not running fast enough? Tired of the phone calls from frustrated users? Grant Fritchey's book SQL Server 2012 Query Performance Tuning is the answer to your SQL Server query performance problems. The book is revised to cover the very latest in performance optimization features and techniques. It is current with SQL Server 2012. It provides the tools you need to approach your queries with performance in mind.

SQL Server 2012 Query Performance Tuning leads you through understanding the causes of poor performance, how to identify them, and how to fix them. You'll learn to be proactive in establishing performance baselines using tools like Performance Monitor and Extended Events. You'll learn to recognize bottlenecks and defuse them before the phone rings. You'll learn some quick solutions too, but emphasis is on designing for performance and getting it right, and upon heading off trouble before it occurs. Delight your users. Silence that ringing phone. Put the principles and lessons from SQL Server 2012 Query Performance Tuning into practice today.

  • Establish performance baselines and monitor against them
  • Troubleshoot and eliminate bottlenecks that frustrate users
  • Plan ahead to achieve the right level of performance

Content Level » Popular/general

Related subjects » Database Management & Information Retrieval

Table of contents 

  1. SQL Query Performance Tuning
  2. System Performance Analysis
  3. SQL Query Performance Analysis
  4. Index Analysis
  5. Database Engine Tuning Advisor
  6. Lookup Analysis
  7. Statistics Analysis
  8. Fragmentation Analysis
  9. Execution Plan Analysis
  10. Query Recompilation Analysis
  11. Query Design Analysis
  12. Blocking Analysis
  13. Deadlock Analysis
  14. Cursor Cost Analysis
  15. Testing Query Performance
  16. Database Workload Optimization
  17. SQL Server Optimization Checklist

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