Assume that you use Microsoft SQL Server, and you have a partition table in a database. When you use the sys.dm_db_incremental_stats_properties function to check partition information, not all partitions are shown if the data type of the partitioning column is any of the following types: char, nchar, varchar, nvarchar, binary, varbinary, or sql_variant.
This issue is fixed in the following cumulative updates for SQL Server:
Cumulative Update 5 for SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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