Main issues of having too much SQL Server blocking

Blocking is a common occurrence in an SQL Server environment, and although it sounds like a serious problem, it is actually a function designed to keep the database up and running without risking the integrity of the information itself.

That said, it is still possible for blocking to get out of hand and create a number of key problems which you will need to troubleshoot. Here is a quick look at the nature of these issues and the steps you can take to resolve them.