Database Solutions

Why Backups are Essential to Recover from SQL Server Database Disasters

In this article, we will first discuss why regular backups are so important for SQL Server database disaster recovery. Then we will introduce the way to keep backups in good conditions and how to respond to database corruptions. SQL Server Database Disaster One should know that disasters related to SQL database management are highly unpredictable. What’s more, you cannot avoid them from happening. The best you can do is stay prepared for the worst situations. That’s why the best measure...

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How to Fix Damaged MDF and LDF files in SQL Server

This post is intended to explain the importance and functionalities of MDF and LDF file in an SQL Server, along with common reasons due to which they go corrupt. The section further discusses ways to repair these damaged files. Introduction of SQL Server Files SQL Server by Microsoft is a database management system. The system stores and helps retrieve data as and when requested by other applications. There are mainly three files in this server namely – MDF, NDF, and LDF. First two files...

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Critical Security and Compliance Guidelines in SQL Server

In this post, readers will get to know about some important security and compliances guidelines/recommendations that are highly important for successfully running SQL Server. Are you looking for few good recommendations in terms of security and compliances for SQL Server database? You’ve come to the right place. Having knowledge of these compliances can help you ensure enhanced security of your SQL server. Additionally, it can also be helpful in the recovery and restore procedure such as a...

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