Mutiple Inserts. Normal method VS Union ALL method

I know the eternal war between DBA’s and Developers rages on :D, While most developers prefer to make multiple inserts. DBA’s always use UNION all. While highly debatable which is fast performance wise. But if you are doing thousands of insert’s UNION ALL is definitely faster. I have narrowed down inserts from 40 second to … Continue reading Mutiple Inserts. Normal method VS Union ALL method


SQL SERVER – Query to find number Rows, Columns, ByteSize for each table in the current database – Find Biggest Table in Database (via Journey to SQLAuthority)

USE DatabaseName GO CREATE TABLE #temp ( table_name sysname , row_count INT, reserved_size VARCHAR(50), data_size VARCHAR(50), index_size VARCHAR(50), unused_size VARCHAR(50)) SET NOCOUNT ON INSERT #temp EXEC sp_msforeachtable 'sp_spaceused ''?''' SELECT a.table_name, a.row_count, COUNT(*) AS col_count, a.data_size FROM #temp a INNER JOIN information_schema.columns b ON a.table_name collate database_default = b.table_name collate database_default … Read Morevia Journey to SQLAuthority