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Feb
20
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Jan
31
comment 2 databases in sql server 2005 “Production Server”
This is off-topic, but the mere existence of another database won't hurt anything. Did you know there are already at least 3 other databases on your server than yours as it is?
Aug
14
comment Write Intensive SQL Server Architecture
@dezso My comment was aimed at the dearth of information in the question, and the fact that it was pretty off-topic for where it was originally posted.
May
9
awarded  Commentator
May
9
comment SQL Server memory usage
@Shark That's what I get for being snarky! (Sharky?)
May
9
comment SQL Server memory usage
@Shark I wasn't asking for code; I was offering random suggestions for possible answers. :p
May
9
comment SQL Server memory usage
Code? Data other than DB data? Nothing at all?
Feb
22
awarded  Yearling
Jan
27
comment Performance impact of having gaps in Identity Column in SQL Server 2005
Sure, but is there any performance penalty from having gaps between the letters of the word any? :p
Jan
10
awarded  Critic
Dec
29
awarded  Teacher
Dec
29
answered why locks a table will improve performance during transaction?
Dec
28
awarded  Editor
Dec
28
revised SQL Server job failure
Formatted code.
Dec
28
suggested suggested edit on SQL Server job failure
Dec
19
accepted How are bit fields sorted for an index?
Dec
17
asked How are bit fields sorted for an index?
Nov
26
comment How to monitor how much data is transfered in a linked server?
This is really not the right site for this question.
Oct
28
comment Create an Audit trail on SQL Server 2008 to trace all privilege users
Voting to migrate to serverfault, where I'm sure they can help better.
Apr
12
comment Best index strategies for read-only table?
Often the quality of the questions or unrealistic expectations are factors. I consider 54% with 99 questions to be very low. For instance, you left out what should have been some obviously required info in this question initially.