Database Solutions

3 Provisions to Ensure Your SQL Server Database is Disaster Ready

The aim of this post is give users some insight on how to check whether an SQL backup and restore strategy is functional. The post also explains how administrators can check whether or not the system is disaster ready. 1.Managing Backup Media There are certain provisions that every backup plan designed to recover SQL Server database must have. The provisions are aimed at managing backup media which are described below: A plan for overwriting backup media. Management and tracking...

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Why We Must Have a Disaster Recovery Plan for SQL Server Database?

This post is aimed at explaining users various aspects of disaster recovery plan in SQL database. The post covers aspects like what is included in a disaster recovery plan and how to select a recovery model. Why Disaster Recovery Plan is So Important? The most important consideration for any SQL server database administration is to have a recovery plan ready against all potential disasters. A backup and restore strategy that is well-designed as well as tested is only your gateway to recover...

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Do’s and Don’ts of SQL Server Programming

May be you are just getting started with learning SQL server programming. May be you are facing some performance related issues. Or, perhaps you just like learning new stuff.  Regardless, you will find this post insightful on the do’s and don’ts of SQL Server programming and maintenance. If you follow these dos and don’ts religiously, you can greatly enhance the performance of your SQL Server.  Other than that, it’s always good to have some tips handy, for you never know when you...

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