Performance Features Overview

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CockroachDB provides many features to improve query performance.

Indexes improve query performance by helping CockroachDB locate data without having to look through every row of a table. You typically add and tune indexes when designing your database schema.

The following features are automatically configured by CockroachDB and employed during query planning and execution:

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