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SQL Server Snapshot Creation Error – “All files must be specified for database snapshot creation”

There are several reasons where you will get this error, but I’m going to talk about the one I faced and can be fixed in seconds. I was working with an IMDB dataset. The reason for my error was a database rename. I created the database initially with the name… Read More »SQL Server Snapshot Creation Error – “All files must be specified for database snapshot creation”

Index Physical Structure Example; Multi-column Non-Clustered Index with Includes

This article demonstrates the physical design of a multi-column non-clustered index with include-columns. Many examples on the internet only demonstrate the most simple version of an index with a single column. This article gives a proper view of an index with multiple columns through a simple example. Furthermore, you can… Read More »Index Physical Structure Example; Multi-column Non-Clustered Index with Includes

What-if Analysis with SQL server (Hypothetical Indexes) – Using python

What-if Analysis with SQL server (Hypothetical Indexes) – Using python

If you are a Database administrator or a developer working with a transaction database, you might have come across this problem “Is it worthy to build that index?” Exact answer for that question is only known once you build it. However, luckily SQL server provides you with functionality to check… Read More »What-if Analysis with SQL server (Hypothetical Indexes) – Using python

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