Example Scripts for SQL Server
The scripts provided in this appendix are ready to run and were tested on the SQL Server database release 2008R2. Most of the examples will also work on earlier releases.
- Anatomy of an Index
- The Where Clause
- Performance and Scalability
- The Join Operation
- Clustering Data
- Sorting and Grouping
- Partial Results
- Insert, Delete and Update
- Execution Plans
- Myth Directory
- Example Schema
- We need tool support for keyset pagination
- Finding All the Red M&Ms: A Story of Indexes and Full‑Table Scans
- What I learned about SQLite…at a PostgreSQL conference
- What’s left of NoSQL?
- Thank You MySQL, We’ll Miss You!
- Results of the SQL Performance Quiz: 60% fail
- Unreasonable Defaults: Primary Key as Clustering Key
- MongoDB is to NoSQL like MySQL to SQL — in the most harmful way
- Myth: Select * is bad
- Try it online!