Splitting your tables: Partitioning Basics

Speaker(s)Brandon Reno 

Duration: 75

Track: Application & Database Development

Partitioning is a strategy in SQL Server that allows you to physically separate data in your table along a given field, granting benefits to performance in specific circumstances, but at the cost of some additional maintenance. Here we'll discuss the benefits and drawbacks of Table Partitioning in MS SQL Server, as well as when you should, or should not, consider partitioning your tables.


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