Database Solutions

A Detailed Overview of Data Compression Features in SQL Server and Its Benefits

The article gives an overview of Data Compression features in SQL services Data management isn’t an easy process and server like SQL also might face difficulties if the Data grows exponentially, which it does and then there are backups. Is there any way which could simplify the process and consume comparatively less disk space? This is where Compression feature of SQL server fits it. This article will stress more on… Data Compression SQL Server allows its DBAs to use the option of Data...

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Harness the Power of Big Data with Polybase in SQL Server

The article explains the significance and features of newly added PolyBase in SQL Server and its role in managing Big Data. PolyBase is a newly added technology that helps in accessing data from outside of the database, making it easier to run queries (using T-SQL language) and return data from Hadoop. It has brought Hadoop and SQL close and has become one of the most powerful tools. Hadoop, a framework used for processing tasks of big data, had been made publically available in 2012. The...

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