Joining Large files (900,000 records)

Discussion created by Brian4 on Apr 3, 2017
Latest reply on Apr 26, 2017 by bswade

Join operation takes about 12 hours to complete in Pro.  (900,000 records with about 10 variables).  Desktop operation takes about 6 hrs.  Is this normal?  If so, how does this speak to BIG data as this is not really representative of BIG data.

platform - recent I7, 16 GB, SSD.