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Microsoft PSS – SQL 2016 Series: It just runs faster | May updates

May 31, 2016 1 comment

Microsoft PSS Engineers have built a series on “It Just Runs Faster”!

“In the Sep 2014 the SQL Server CSS and Development teams performed a deep dive focused on scalability and performance when running on current and new hardware configurations. The SQL Server Development team tasked several individuals with scalability improvements and real world testing patterns. You can take advantage of this effort packaged in SQL Server 2016. –”

SQL 2016 will run faster in many ways, without changing code.

The series kickoff is here:

Previous updates:

The announcements so far in May are:

SQL 2016 – It Just Runs Faster: AlwaysOn Parallel Compression / Improved Algorithms

SQL 2016 – It Just Runs Faster – AlwaysOn AES-NI Encryption

SQL 2016 – It Just Runs Faster: In-Memory Optimized Database Worker Pool

SQL 2016 – Leverages On Demand MSDTC Startup

SQL 2016 – It Just Runs Faster: XEvent Linq Reader

Check my blog posts on most of the new features released in SQL Server 2016 here

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