I'm trying to figure out the peak load I can sustain on new hardware I procured for validating backups and performing DBCC checks. I've been using Crystal Diskmark to get throughput stats which helped ...
We're freeing lots of space in a SQL Server 2008 R2 database -a Loooot! enough to care about- (we're dropping lots of unnecessary data). but the database file conserves its file size. we want to ...