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Posted Monday, May 5, 2014 9:47 AM
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Can any one give me Key Responsibility Areas for SQL Server DBA ?
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Posted Monday, May 5, 2014 9:59 AM


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There's a lot here. You might search for or read about the DBA job. However, here's a starting list

- ensure backups and restores are functioning and being tested
- secure data, ensure unauthorized access to data.
- provide efficient response time from the database servers for clients
- ensure the database is available according to your SLA.







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Posted Monday, May 5, 2014 10:04 AM
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what is SLA
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Posted Monday, May 5, 2014 10:20 AM


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It really depends on what kind of DBA we're talking about. I'd suggest getting a copy of Craig Mullins book, "Database Administration." It's one of the best overviews of just the job and nothing else that I've ever read. He does a great job of covering the different types of DBAs and what kind of responsibilities each is likely to have.

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Posted Monday, May 5, 2014 10:22 AM


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Service Level Agreement. What level of service do you agree to? Will you ensure the database server is up 99% of the time? 99.9%?







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