Session 4: Indexing Fundamentals

Presented by: Allan Hirt and Ben DeBow

Running Time: 57 min

Indexes are a key aspect to ensure that an application’s databases are performing optimally. The right index can ensure that data returns in milliseconds, whereas the wrong index and a poor indexing strategy can do more harm than good. This session will talk about what every DBA and developer needs to think about and know when it comes to indexes, including tips on how to devise the right indexing strategy.