LOB values are not always stored in the special LOB_DATA allocation unit. But, where else could they be? Discover the well-kept secret of the Inline LOB.
It is advertised as 2 GB, but what is actually the largest number of bytes that can be stored in a SQL Server BLOB value? Read on to find out now.
What purpose have pages of type TEXT_TREE_PAGE? Discover how SQL Server uses these pages to build positional B+Tree indexes on large LOB values.