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Limitations on windows 64 bit over windows 32 bit

What are limitations on windows 64 bit over windows 32 bit from application prospective ? 64-bit Windows do not provide support for Programs that are compiled for 16-bit operating systems (16-bit binaries) and Kernel-mode programs that are compiled for 32-bit operating systems (32-bit drivers). 32-bit applications on 64-bit platforms can address up to 2 GB, [...]

SQL Server 32 bit performance on a Windows 64 bit systems

What will be the affect on performance if we run SQL Server 32 bit on a Windows 64 bit systems ? The Overall performance of the SQL Server 32 bit on windows 64 bit will be same as before but we will experience slow performance when we use following tools, which are 32 bit binaries. [...]