Lock Management Enhancements

SAP ASE version 16.0 and later includes several enhancements to lock management.

Spinlocks in versions of SAP ASE earlier than 16.0 occasionally result in lock contention. SAP ASE version 16.0 reduces lock contention by optimizing the following areas:

These features are intended to enhance performance: you should not notice any performance degradation when SAP ASE uses these enhancements. The lock management enhancements are enabled by default, and you need not to perform any configuration to enable these enhancements.