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Lost In Translation

Lost in Translation – Deprecated System Tables – sysprotects

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This post is part of a blog series which focuses on translating compatibility views in SQL Server to their respective dynamic management objects.  You can find a list of all of the deprecated views in the introduction post. The compatibility view sysprotects returns rows for permissions within a database.  The view provides information on GRANT […]


Querying Performance Counters in SQL Server

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In a previous post, there was a comparison between sysperfinfo and sys.dm_os_performance_counters which included the use of a simple query.  The query just returned the contents of the dynamic management view, but didn’t provide the data from the view in a manner that immediately useful for all performance counters. The reason the data isn’t entirely […]