Archives for September, 2012

SQL 2012 slower than SQL 2008 on large boxes


We just got our new 32-core server to get SQL 2012 installed on it.¬†Coming¬†from a 16-core SQL 2008 server, our expectations were high. BUT, turned out that results of our first set of performance tests were not what we expected. After some investigations at system level we found that the server had 4 NUMA nodes […]