Articles tagged optimizer hints

25 November 2013
25 November 2013

A Beginner’s Guide to Optimizer Hints

It is often easy to forget this, but in many ways it is after we hit the execute button that the really exciting stuff starts with our code. A number of engines silently spring into action; including the optimizer. The optimizer analyses your SQL statement and decides the most efficient way to execute it based on the objects involved in… Read more