Online Documentation for SQL Backup for SQL Server

Update Statistics

Update Statistics step allows you to perform the update statistics operation in your database (the UPDATE STATISTICS statement is issued). This operation is used to updates the statistics for the specified tables and views.


To launch the updating operation immediately select Quick_Maintenance_Actions Quick Maintenance Action | UpdateStatistics Update Statistics step popup menu item in the Servers tab.


To perform scheduled update of statistics on regular basis you need to include this task into Policy:

1. At Step 2 of the Create Policy wizard click Create new step button and select Update Statistics step type.

2. Also, you can create a new Step Template for further use selecting Update Statistics step at the Templates tab.


Steps of the Update Statistics wizard:

Naming step

Selecting objects

Setting options

Performing operation