Have you read any of the great articles on SQLPerformance.com? The deep-dive technical info about SQL Server performance issues authored by the SQL Server industry’s top experts. Here are a few great articles from the early days of the website, January 2013:
Glenn Berry (b|t) of SQLskills.com sheds light on the best CPU to select for your new SQL Server 2012 installation, an especially important insight considering Microsoft’s move to core-based licensing. The wrong choice could cost you a fortune. A lively discussion also made this article even more enjoyable.
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