Database Recovery

5 Vital Tips of Backup Strategies in SQL Server that You Can Exploit

The article provides a detailed guide to strategies of Backup and Restoring Databases in SQL Server. Understanding the need to do the backup is as important as creating the backup in SQL Server. It is not unusual for SQL users to face issues like a damaged database, and having a proper customized backup can help in such situations. A reliable backup and restore strategy can thus ensure data efficiency and minimize the data loss. Here are a few Backup Strategies that SQL users should...

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How to Deal with Connectivity Issues while Working on AlwaysOn SQL Server Groups

This article addresses a simple solution for dealing with connectivity issues while working on AlwaysOn SQL Server groups. All IT officials have faced certain connectivity problems while working on AlwaysOn SQL Server groups one or more times in their careers. Usually, this connectivity issue is caused as multiple IP addresses are provided at the time of setting up an AG listener for a multi-subnet cluster. At the time of configuration of AG (Availability Groups) listener, a user needs to...

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3 Quick Ways to Recover a Suspect MSDB database in SQL Server

Learn the solutions for recovering a suspect MSDB database in SQL Server SQL Server agent makes use of msdb database for the purpose of scheduling jobs and alerts by making use of other features like SSMS, database mail, and service broker. There can be situations where your msdb database is rendered suspect and is in need of recovery. Here you might think that a simple recovery action would be enough to bring the database back in health, but that is not true. Here you need to do ensure more...

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