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The charts are based on 2.1 TB of data collected from 4207 instances uploaded by 323 Spotlight users over an 8 week period.


Category: Other
SQL Server versions: 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017


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The FILESTREAM AlwaysOn transport manager is waiting until the next FILESTREAM file gets processed and its handle gets closed. Information from Microsoft®


This wait has never occurred recently

HADR_FILESTREAM_FILE_CLOSE has not occurred recently on 4207 instances checked.

Prevalence of HADR_FILESTREAM_FILE_CLOSE across the Spotlight Population