Moving from Oracle Solaris to x86

Oracle has decided that Solaris needs to retire, giving those who are running Oracle on Solaris roughly two years to move to another operating system. A possible choice involves commodity hardware (x86) and Linux. Since OEL is a ‘ready to use’ version of...

Adaptive Query Processing in SQL Server

Introduction Adaptive query processing is the latest, improved query processing feature introduced in the SQL Server database engine. This method is available in SQL Server (starting with SQL Server 2017 (14.x)) and Azure SQL Database.  Query performance is always a...