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Balancing SQL Server Core Licenses Across NUMA Nodes

Glenn Berry explains how to get yourself out of a pickle in Standard Edition:

Ok, that is bad enough, but it gets worse. Unless you fix it, SQL Server 2019 Standard Edition will use 32 logical cores on NUMA node 0, but only 16 logical cores on NUMA node 1. This can have a significant negative effect on performance. What you want is for SQL Server to use 24 logical cores on each NUMA node.

Glenn then explains how to pull this off.

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