A resource pool, or pool, represents the allocation of physical resources of the SQL Server. A resource pool has two parts:
The first part specifies the minimum resource reservation. This part of the resource pool does not overlap with other pools.
The other part specifies the maximum possible resource reservation for the pool. The resource allocation is shared with other pools.
In SQL Server 2012, the pool resources are set by specifying a
MAX allocation for CPU and a
MAX allocation for memory. The
MIN setting specifies ...