Partitioning allows us to isolate parts of our table as small chunks called partitions. In turn, these partitions allow us to do some really cool tricks for manageability and performance. In this session we'll look at the concepts surrounding partitioning and how we can apply them. We'll reinforce what we cover with some cool demo's showing some really neat tricks.
Brandon is a veteran of IT in the healthcare industry. Originally starting out his career as a web developer, he quickly fell in love with SQL Server database development and administration. Currently he manages 100+ SQL Servers for Network Health in Medford, Ma. He works closely with the developement, infrastructure, and management in and out of IT to make sure the needs of the business and its future goals are met. He is also the Chief organizer for SQLSaturday Providence, RI