Conor vs. SQL Azure Optimizer Hotfix Traceflag 4199

Another question:  Does Windows Azure SQL Database (aka SQL Azure) run with or without the optimizer hotfix traceflag (4199) from normal SQL Server? Answer:  It currently does NOT run with 4199 enabled.  In the future, we may be able to expose something more specific and advanced here.  Customers needing to have this level of control…

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Conor vs. SQL Azure Parallel Query

(The official name is Windows Azure SQL Database, but since SQL Database is hard to search for, I included SQL Azure up in the title). One question I got from my recent trip was around query parallelism in WASD/SQL Azure.  Currently WASD does not support parallel queries for user operations.  That’s not a “never” statement,…

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Conor vs. SQLBits Spring 2013 Nottingham

(finally done with travel and work stuff long enough to post up my slide deck :)) I could safely say that I have never been introduced by Robin Hood at one of my talks.  I always have so much fun at SQL Bits because they just get how to throw a fun, fun conference.  Thanks…

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