Why In-Memory OLTP?

  • Dmitri Korotkevitch


This introductory chapter explains the importance of in-memory databases and the problems they address. It provides an overview of the Microsoft In-Memory OLTP implementation (code name Hekaton) and its design goals. Finally, this chapter discusses the high-level architecture of the In-Memory OLTP Engine and how it is integrated into SQL Server.


Client Application Machine Code Data Page Buffer Pool Page Structure 
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  • Dmitri Korotkevitch
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  1. 1.FLUS

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