Programming for SQL Server performance: This session will cover some of the traps that developers often fall into when working with SQL Server. From avoiding page splits and fragmentation by using the right data types, keys and indexing techniques to making sure that T-SQL code is executed optimally, we will look at techniques that help you getting optimal database performance by design. During the session you will also see which tools and methods help you discover and maintain the effects your application code has on performance. Last but not least we look into some of the new features SQL Server 2012 ("Denali") has in store to help developers build SQL Server applications that rock.
Speaker: René Balzano