bitmap index & SQL Server

Why is bitmap index not included in SS? Did Microsoft think NC index covers it all? How can bitmap concept be implemented in SS?

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anushahannaAsked:
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tbsgadiCommented:
Have a look at the following:

http://www.cs.umb.edu/~poneil/BitmDesIdeas07.pdf

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Lee SavidgeCommented:
SQL Server doesn't do bitmap indexes but it does support bitmap filters. See here: http://decipherinfosys.wordpress.com/2008/05/23/bitmap-indexes-and-bitmap-filters/ and here http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb522541%28SQL.100%29.aspx for more information.

Lee
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anushahannaAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the helpful links.
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tbsgadiCommented:
Glad to help!
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