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Matt Bowler is a DBA at Trade Me, and teaches database design and administration courses at the local institute of technology. A recent but avid discoverer of SQL Server, Matt is a regular contributor to forums at MSDN, Experts Exchange and SSC and he blogs at mattsql.wordpress.com.

Archives: January 2013

Restore database permissions

Introduction:

I came across a couple of subtle gotchas around the permissions required to restore a database in SQL Server 2008+ recently. I’m interested in situations where a DBA needs to allow certain users the ability to restore a given database, for example refreshing UAT, while maintaining minimum permission levels… Read more

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Posted in Ctrl-alt-geek on 10 January 2013