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SLEEP_BUFFERPOOL_HELPLW

Short Description

Internal use only. The thread is helping a lazy writer thread when the system is under pressure by sleeping rather than performing more I/O.

Detailed Description

There is little information about this wait. It seems normal in small amounts for systems under read/write pressure.

How to reduce this wait

Not available yet. Contributions welcome.

SQL Server Documentation - sys.dm_os_wait_states

SQL Skills - SLEEP_BUFFERPOOL_HELPLW

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