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Microsoft® SQL Server 2005 Unleashed by John Kane, Tudor Trufinescu, Alex T. Silverstein, Chris Gallelli, Paul Bertucci, Ray Rankins

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Chapter 44. Administering Very Large SQL Server Databases

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The realm of the very large database was once reserved for the mainframe environment and mega-corporations. However, with the advent of fast, affordable processors and disks and database management software such as SQL Server 2005, it is not uncommon today to find very large databases within any company that supports both online transaction processing (OLTP) and business intelligence (BI) applications.

When administering a very large database (VLDB) environment, a number of items must be considered and examined in light of the special issues ...

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