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Glossary

A

Acceleration

Active Directory

ActiveX Data Object

Ad hoc Report

AES 128 bit Encryption

AES 256 bit Encryption

Agents

Aggregate Query

Aggregation

Allocation Map

Allocation Unit

AlwaysOn Availability

B

Backup

Bandwidth

Base Backup

Benchmarking

Bloat

Bottlenecking

Buffer Pool

Bulk Loading

Business Intelligence

C

Compression

Concurrency

Continuous Data Protection

Cross-database Chaining

Custom Metrics

CX Packet

D

Data Capture

Data Growth

Data Scrambling

Data Warehousing

Database Autoshrink

Database Forensics

Disk Usage

Dynamic Link Libraries

Dynamic SQL

E

Effective Permissions

Entity

Entity Framework

ESX Hosts

F

Fail-over Operator

FERPA Audit

Fill-factor

Filter Driver

Full Recovery Model

G

Global Assembly Cache

Graphical User Interface (GUI)

Group By

H

Hekaton

High Availability Cluster

HIPAA Audit

Hybrid Cloud SQL Server

Hyper-V

I

Indexing

Index Rebuild

Infrastructure as a Service

IntelliCompress

IntelliRestore

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

Inventory Management

J

Join Optimization

K

Kernel

KVM Switch

L

Latch Wait

Latency

Linq

Linux Hot Copy

Log Shipping

LVM

M

Master File Table

MDX

Merge Replication

Middleware

Mirror Database

Mount Points

MSSQL

N

Native Compression

Native File Streaming

Nesting

NodeXL

Normalization

NoSQL

O

Object Level Recovery

Online Transaction Processing

Overflow Error

P

Page Split

Parallelism

Parallels Cloud Server

Partial Differential Backup

PCI Audit

PowerShell

PowerShell Scripts

Q

Query

Quorum

R

Replication

Replication Monitor

Repositive Recovery Model

Restore

Root Cause Analysis

S

Scaffolding

Scalability

Schema

SCOM

Spatial Data

T

Tabular Data Stream

Task Automation

Tempdb

Transaction Log Viewer

Transact SQL

U

Ubuntu

User-defined Function

V

Virtualization

VMware

X

XML Schema Collection

XPath