DIRTY_PAGE_POLL

Description

This wait accumulates when a database is configured to use Indirect Checkpoints. These checkpoints can reduce the amount of disk I/O spikes and time it takes to recover a database. High values from this wait type are a sign of normal activity and can be safely ignored

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DBAs

Suggested solutions

  1. Safe to ignore

Additional research

DIRTY_PAGE_POLL wait type in SQL Server 2012

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