[Okta Webinar] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 219
  • Last Modified:

Upgraded from SQL 2000 to SQL 2005 and my database application now takes 6 times as long...

I have a software application that uses SQL as its backend database.  I have historically used SQL 2000 and recently upgraded to SQL 2005 because another application I was using demanded the upgrade.  The main application now takes 5-10 times longer to complete the same task as the old SQL version.  Any thoughts?  I am running both SQL and application locally on a Dell laptop with 4 gig of ram.
0
majervis
Asked:
majervis
  • 2
1 Solution
 
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
did you update the statistics after the upgrade?
can you run the queries in the query window with "include actual execution plan" to see what "happens"?
-> post that picture, please
0
 
majervisAuthor Commented:
sorry...how do I do that? I am new to 2005 and frankly a bit of a novice anyways.
0
 
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
update statistics:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms187348.aspx 

for the second part, that should be "obvious", in the meaning that you should know how to run some query in the query windows of sql 2005 management studio, and in the Query menu, you find the "include actual execution plan".
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

  • 2
Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now