martes, 26 de junio de 2012 17:40I am looking for a tool/standard that can simulate an OLTP environement wherein a subset of the database is frequently accessed while the majority remains untouched. I would like to see hot pages moved automatically via storage tiering and thus want to minimize access to the entire database.
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jueves, 28 de junio de 2012 7:15Moderador
Thanks for your post!
All data changes occur within buffers in memory. A modified page in the buffer pool is referred to as a dirty page. When SQL Server executes a checkpoint, all dirty pages in the buffer pool are written out to the data files. It is the mechanism. I do not think that there is a tool in SQL Server could achieve that.
If I am not understand you clearly, please feel free to let me know.
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viernes, 29 de junio de 2012 0:47
You can use Visual Studio Ultimate load testing tools.
There is few tasks to be done:
1. Define database unit tests (e.g. stored procedure calls) to emulate load (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd172118.aspx). Ensure that these tests will only use the "hot" area of the database.
2. Define Performance Load Test to execute these unit tests in multiple treads (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff355993.aspx).
3. Depending on the required load you may need to configure multiple Test Agents to execute these tests.
- Editado Piotr Palka viernes, 29 de junio de 2012 0:48