SQL Server Database Recovery

4 Key Benefits of Solution Explorer Pane in SQL Server Management Studio

In this article, we explain the relevance of Solution explorer feature present in SQL Server Management Studio and mention 4 Key benefits of using it.  SSMS’s Solution Explorer Pane offer containers which are referred to as projects, which are used for managing items like queries, files, database scripts, and data connections. A user can combine these projects in a container, which are called a solution. A solution can comprise of multiple, projects, metadata and files, which...

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A Lowdown on Data-tier Applications in SQL Server and Their Key Benefits

This article addresses a deeper understanding of Data-tier application, while also underlying its key benefits. DAC (Data-tier application) can be defined as a logical database management system, which defines SQL Server objects, which are associated with the selected user’s database like, views, instance objects, table, and logins. A DAC acts as a self-contained unit comprised in a SQL Server database used for deployment that enables developers of data-tier and database...

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How to Deal with Media Errors while Performing a Backup in SQL Server

In this article, we look at backup checksums, how they help and how to deal with media errors that arise when performing backups. Apart from simply performing backup operations to safeguard your data, SQL Server also allows you to ensure that your backup data’s integrity is maintained. To make sure that the data you are backing up is free of errors, you can opt for creating a backup checksum. And depending on the kind of checksum used, you can identify problems with your backups if there...

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