FIX: 100% CPU usage when an in-memory OLTP database is in recovery state in SQL Server 2014

Assume that you have an in-memory online transaction processing (OLTP) database in Microsoft SQL Server 2014, and the database contains a memory optimized table with a nonclustered index. In this situation, database recovery may take longer than expected, and the CPU usage may approach 100 percent during the recovery process. 

  • Memory optimized tables with only hash indexes are not affected by this issue.
  • Recovery can occur when you start an instance of SQL Server, restore a backup or set a database online.
The issue was first fixed in the following cumulative updates of SQL Server: Recommendation: Install the latest cumulative update for SQL Server
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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.


Article ID: 3099487 - Last Review: 10/19/2015 19:42:00 - Revision: 1.0

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1

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