Daily Archive: March 23, 2012


VARCHAR: Friend or Foe

I read an article from Craig Mullins on “Working with variable data“. The rest of this post is going to assume you’ve read it, so click through and then come back. I’ve seen performance issues caused by VARCHAR before, and Craig makes some interesting points. VARCHARs are actually one of the big reasons to Reorg frequently. His post is geared...