T-SQL Tuesday #124: Using Query Store (and why you might not be…yet)

T-SQL Tuesday


This month’s T-SQL Tuesday topic is courtesy of Tracy Boggiano and it’s related to using Query Store!  Tracy asked people to write about their experience adopting Query Store (or not, if you haven’t tried it yet or have had issues). I have so much to share… 😊

I can spend a full day talking about this favorite feature of mine, but will do my best to succinctly summarize the usage patterns I’ve seen with customers.

Successful Adoption

We have several customers that turned Query Store on the moment they upgraded to SQL Server 2016 or higher and were off and running. We