Version 2.3 of sap_use_db_compression released

Given that our own SAP Basis Team is pretty aggressively working with SQL Server 2008 R2 and plans to go productive on CTP2 of SQL Server 2008 R2 in 5 weeks from now, I needed to rework the stored procedure  sp_use_db_compression a bit. As I described in the former blog article, the way to get ALL data… Read more

Two Questions in regards to UCS2 compression answered

I described UCS2 compression in the last article. It actually didn’t miss on questions on it as reaction of the blog. So let me try to address two of the questions in this blog One of the questions was how one would be able to detect whether UCS2 compression is used? The best answer one can… Read more