Insert performance on partitioned tables is improved, as multiple
'entry points' (last page entries) are created. Partitioned tables
require slightly more disk space and need a chunk of memory also.
/* create 4 partitions for the invoice table */
alter table invoice
Partitioning in ASE 15
Semantic "smart" partitioning is new in ASE 15.
Tables can be partitioned by range, value, or round-robin. By default, all tables in ASE 15 are partitioned, round-robin.