Some time back a former colleague of mine posted a blog about the poor performance of SQL Azure databases.
At the time the blog post created a big splash, and quite a few people were debating it and were unhappy about it.
The reality is that things have not changed much since then (the original blog post
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After clarifying the terminology in my previous post, it is time to perform some use cases.
In this use case I will take a simple query, like this one:
SELECT TOP 10 [SalesOrderID]
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Recently I wrote about the SQL Server workloads big picture, and now I would like to dig a bit more.
So, what really happens when an .NET application tries to carry out a workload on SQL Server and what consumes time during this process?
Let’s look at the following scenario: we have an application which connects to
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