Pinal Dave

Pinal Dave

Pinal Dave

Pinal Dave is a technology enthusiast and independent consultant with over 13 years of experience in the information technology sector.

He has successfully authored 11 SQL Server database books, 18 video courses and written over 3500 articles on database technology via his blog. Rounding out his professional career, Pinal has held key positions as Sr. Consultant for SolidQ and as a Technology Evangelist for Pluralist and Microsoft.

Pinal holds a Master of Science from the University of Southern California, and numerous professional certifications, including MCTS, MCDBA and MCAD (.NET).

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SQL Server: Lock settings to use to enhance partitioning capability

December 30, 2015 by

When talking about performance and scalability inside SQL Server, I don’t see anyone missing out on the fact to mention how locks get involved. I often see DBA’s complain to developers that their code is not scalable and they are experiencing heavy locks in the system because of the way the code has been written. The more I work with SQL Server, the more I start to understand some of these nuances.

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