Welcome to (SQL Server) 2011Commented on: 6 years ago
(January 31, 2011)
The single feature that has me most intrigued are the new columnstore index type. In the process of developing PowerPivot for SQL 2008 R2, MS conceptualized how to apply the technology more...
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