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Backups Aren't Backups Until a Restore Is Made

Steve Jones comments on the Gitlab outage.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2017/02/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Clownpocalypse and DR

Today we have a guest editorial as Steve is out of town at the PASS Summit. Grant looks at disasters and being prepared.  Read more...
By Grant Fritchey 2016/10/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Why Log Shipping is still a viable solution in 2016

An explanation as to what Log Shipping is and why it's still a viable solution in 2016.  Read more...
By Kevin Chant 2016/02/18 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Streamline Log Shipping Failovers: DR Made Just For You…

A look at a SQL script solution that can help you easily fail over and back from log shipping scenarios.  Read more...
By Micah Nikkel 2015/09/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: log shipping
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Why PolyBase matters - Part 2

Part 2, a more in depth look at An alternative approach to disaster recovery and backup strategies using PolyBase.   Read more...
By Alain Dormehl 2015/08/11 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: disaster recovery (dr)
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Why PolyBase matters

An alternative approach to disaster recovery and backup strategies using PolyBase.   Read more...
By Alain Dormehl 2015/08/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: aps
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Data Loss or Downtime

This Friday Steve Jones has a DR poll. He asks what might be more important to you in a disaster and why.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/07/10 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Disaster Recovery and Big Data

Big data applications are not usually considered mission-critical: while they support sales and marketing decisions, they do not significantly affect core operations such as customer accounts, orders, inventory, and shipping. Why, then, are major IT organizations moving quickly to incorporating big data in their disaster recovery plans?  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2015/04/29 | Source: Database Journal | Category: disaster recovery (dr)
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Multiple Backup Files

This Friday Steve Jones looks at your backup system and wonders how many people use striped backups.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/01/09 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Two Days Off

Verizon is taking their cloud service offline for maintenance for two days. Steve Jones doesn't think that sounds good.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/01/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Test Your Situation

One of the important things is to be able to recover your environment. That doesn't mean you need to know everything about SQL Server and potential disasters, but you should know their affect on your situation.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2015/01/07 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Beware the Small Things

Minor disasters can become major ones quickly.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/12/29 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Reverse Engineering Disasters

Preparing a disaster recovery plan means more than just trying to prevent a few specific disasters. It means turning around the way you view the world.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2014/08/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Practically Cloudy: SQL Server Disaster Recovery to Microsoft Azure - Backups

In the first in a series on the practicalities of using the Microsoft Azure Platform for the SQL Server professional, Buck Woody shows that, whatever your version of SQL Server, there is a way of storing offsite backups in the cloud.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2014/08/11 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: disaster recovery (dr)
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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
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SQL Server 2012 AlwaysOn High Availability and Disaster Recovery Design Patterns

SQL Server 2012 AlwaysOn provides flexible design choices for selecting an appropriate high availability and disaster recovery solution for your application. This article looks at the common design patterns.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2013/12/11 | Source: MSDN Communities | Category: always on
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Helping Streamline Log Shipping Failovers

Using Log Shipping? Looking for a more automated way to fail over during a disaster? Read on...  Read more...
By Micah Nikkel 2013/12/03 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: log shipping
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Reporting Services Disaster Recovery

Dave Lumley presents a Reporting services disaster recovery solution for SQL Server Standard Edition, using 2 servers. Worth the read if you don't run Enterprise.  Read more...
By Dave Lumley 2013/10/17 (first published: 2010/04/21) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: reporting services (ssrs)
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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
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Versions of Disaster

Dealing with a disaster is a trying experience for anyone, but having to then worry about having the proper software installed can make things much worse. Steve Jones talks a bit about the challenges of worrying about software versions.  Read more...
By Steve Jones 2013/09/12 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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