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cache memory in dmv?

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sys.dm_os_sys_info holds the physical memory info. Is there any DMV that holds the cache memory in the SQL server?

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Thanks a lot for the useful query. I ran that and got this:

total_sql_server_memory_kb      6GB
buffer_cache_kb      NULL
procedure_cache_kb      NULL
buffer_cache_used_kb      NULL
procedure_cache_used_kb      8
total_cache_used_kb      NULL
percent_procedure_cache_used      NULL
percent_buffer_cache_used  NULL

counter_name      cntr_value 2432
Granted Workspace Memory (KB) 0
Lock Memory (KB)    1208
Optimizer Memory (KB) 752
SQL Cache Memory (KB) 3.5MB

For 6GB SQL memory, is 3.5MB Cache enough?

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