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Erin Stellato : Incremental Statistics are NOT used by the Query Optimizer

Erin Stellato (@erinstellato) of SQLskills demonstrates that, while incremental statistics can help with maintenance, they are ignored by the optimizer.

Erin Stellato : Improving Partition Maintenance with Incremental Statistics

Erin Stellato (@erinstellato) demonstrates the benefits of incremental statistics in SQL Server 2014, and also outlines some unexpected behavior.