Daily Archives: August 16, 2011

Basic Computed Columns

I ran into an issue recently with a computed column, which I’ve rarely used, so I investigated them and wrote this short piece in computed columns, mostly as a reminder for me. What’s a computed column? You can read the … Continue reading

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Going Big with SSDs

I found a report recently that eBay had implemented 100TB of SSD storage from Nimbus Data for their virtual infrastructure. That’s a huge amount of very fast storage, which definitely helps explain how the eBay auctions seem to run so quickly. Apparently eBay isn’t … Continue reading

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