SQL Clone
SQLServerCentral is supported by Redgate
 
Log in  ::  Register  ::  Not logged in
 
 
 

Content with tags Disaster Recovery (DR), Backup and restore Rss

   Items 1 to 20 of 24    Older >>
 

Disaster Recovery and the Big Data Application

Ask database administrators how they implement disaster recovery in their big data environments and you'll get two typical responses: DR plans are not necessary and backups take up a lot of space. Despite this reasoning, a disaster recovery plan for your big data implementation may be essential for your company's future.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2014/02/04 | Source: Database Journal | Category: big data
Rating: (not yet rated)  Rate this |   Briefcase | 4,316 reads

The Need for Tape

Are tape systems obsolete? A recent incident has Steve Jones thinking perhaps not.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/10/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 306 reads

Disaster In The Real World - #2

Back in April Steve Jones wrote up a disaster at work. Andy had one this week and wrote up the story too. Copy cat! Pretty soon everyone will be having a disaster and writing a story about it! Give these guys credit for letting you see what happens when it ALL goes bad. Disaster recovery is hard to sell and hard to do, reading the article might give you an idea that will save you some time and/or data one day.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2012/12/14 (first published: 2002/07/31) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 10,507 reads

Test Your Restores

Part of an effective response to a disaster situation is practice and testing of your skills and procedures. Steve Jones reminds us this is important today.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2012/12/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 120 reads

What’s in YOUR Recovery Plan?

Author Craig Outcalt gives advice on preparing for the worst with a look at what you should consider putting in your disaster recovery plan and why.  Read more...
By Craig Outcalt 2012/12/10 (first published: 2011/09/26) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: backup and restore
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 5,105 reads

What’s in YOUR Recovery Plan?

Author Craig Outcalt gives advice on preparing for the worst with a look at what you should consider putting in your disaster recovery plan and why.  Read more...
By Craig Outcalt 2012/12/10 (first published: 2011/09/26) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: backup and restore
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 5,105 reads

TDE and Backups

Rating: (not yet rated) |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 2,075 reads

Archive Backups

The need to archive data is becoming more and more important as data sizes grow. However when you choose to archive data, you might need to reconsider how your DR plan is structured.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2010/06/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 229 reads

Part 2: Why you should be using the Full Recovery Model

Part 2 of the SQL Server Essentials Series looks at why you should be using the Full Recovery Model to protect your data assets.  Read more...
By John Sansom 2009/09/21 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 8,969 reads

7 Ways To Crash a Database

Many articles on database administration take the perspective of trying to help you do your job better. We thought we might take a different tack and poke a little fun at some of more egregious mistakes we've seen over the years at IT shops.   Read more...
By Additional Articles 2009/08/27 | Source: Database Journal | Category: disaster recovery (dr)
Rating:  Rate this |   Briefcase | 9,477 reads

Zip Backups and Copy to Secondary (free)

We discovered a need to compress our backups so that we could copy the files over the network to the DR location (log shipping), to save on transfer time during emergency restores.   Read more...
By Jeff Bennett 2009/06/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: log shipping
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 2,479 reads

The Need for Tape

Are tape systems obsolete? A recent incident has Steve Jones thinking perhaps not.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/10/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 306 reads

The Need for Tape

Are tape systems obsolete? A recent incident has Steve Jones thinking perhaps not.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/03/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial - wmv
Rating: (not yet rated)  Rate this |   Briefcase | 580 reads

The Need for Tape

Are tape systems obsolete? A recent incident has Steve Jones thinking perhaps not.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/03/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial - ipod
Rating: (not yet rated)  Rate this |   Briefcase | 533 reads

The Need for Tape

Are tape systems obsolete? A recent incident has Steve Jones thinking perhaps not.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2009/03/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial - mp3
Rating: (not yet rated)  Rate this |   Briefcase | 772 reads

SQL Server Sanity: Maintain Healthy Transaction Logs for Easy Data Recovery

Learn how executing frequent backups and maintaining healthy transaction logs in SQL Server leads to quick recovery. Failing to do so can mean having to re-enter a lot of data.   Read more...
By Additional Articles 2008/10/20 | Source: DevX | Category: transaction log
Rating:  Rate this |   Briefcase | 3,032 reads

Exporting and Versioning Lookup Data: A Real-World Use of the CLR

The CLR has not been well-received and most people use it for Regular Expressions and string functions. Here is an example that goes beyond trivial uses.  Read more...
By Solomon Rutzky 2008/06/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server 2005
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 5,202 reads

Backup Scenarios for successful SQL Server Restores and Recovery

SQL Server has a great backup and recovery architecture, but you have to know how to properly configure and use the server to ensure that you will not be seeking new employment anytime soon. A few of the Sonasoft team have written this short piece on strategies for setting up your backup jobs to ensure recovery in the event of a disaster. Welcome new authors Bilal Ahmed, Kiran Kumar, and Vas Srinivasan.   Read more...
By Bilal Ahmed 2004/06/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: disaster recovery (dr)
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 17,560 reads

Integrating SQL LiteSpeed in your existing Backup Infrastructure

This articles makes the case for using SQL LiteSpeed over other backup solutions and presents some notes about why the DBA should manage backups rather than offloading to network administration.   Read more...
By Jeremy Kadlec 2003/05/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 5,353 reads

Another Disaster (Almost)

Andy had a semi-disaster similar to the one he wrote about last year. Interesting to see the kinds of problems that happen to other people. This article raises some interesting points that are outside the scope of basic disaster recovery, looking at how/when to move databases to a different server and how to reduce the server load dynamically.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2003/01/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: administration
Rating: |  Discuss |   Briefcase | 7,035 reads
   Items 1 to 20 of 24    Older >>
 
Tags
sql server 7 (7)    
strategies (7)    
administration (5)    
editorial (3)    
availability (2)    
configuring (2)    
miscellaneous (2)    
programming (2)    
replication (2)    
7zip (1)    
backups (1)    
bcp (1)    
big data (1)    
common language runtime (clr) (1)    
compression (1)    
editorial - ipod (1)    
editorial - mp3 (1)    
editorial - wmv (1)    
export (1)    
gzip (1)    
log shipping (1)    
product reviews (1)    
reviews (1)    
sql server 2005 (1)    
sql server essentials (1)    
sqlclr (1)    
sql-dmo (1)    
transaction log (1)    
transparent data encryption (tde) (1)    
zip (1)