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Standard Edition and Memory Recommendations

Erik Darling has some recommendations:

This is a short post to warn you about the memory recommendation tab in the SQL Server installer.

Let’s say you’re doing the smart thing and giving your Standard Edition install 192 GB of RAM:

Read on to understand why a max memory size of 128 GB isn’t necessarily the right answer for Standard Edition but also how you might set it that way by Next-Next-Nexting.