Tuning Spatial Point Data Queries in SQL Server 2012

Written by: Ed Katibah, Milan Stojic, Michael Rys, Nicholas Dritsas

Technical reviewers: Chuck Heinzelman

Introduction: Spatial Point Data queries require particular tuning efforts to enhance performance and improve overall application throughput.  SQL
Server 2012 introduces a few key new features and improvements to assist you in that goal.

Below, we go over a few key best practices and suggestions on how to achieve that.

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