Click here to monitor SSC
SQLServerCentral is supported by Red Gate Software Ltd.
Log in  ::  Register  ::  Not logged in

Nebraska SQL from @DBA_ANDY

I’m a forty-something Microsoft SQL Server DBA of 15+ years, a devoted husband, and a father of three young boys. I have been a DBA at a public university, at a major bank, at a healthcare system, and I now work as a remote DBA with customers across the United States. I write and speak primarily about the tips and tricks that I discover along my SQL Server journey.

Archives: July 2013

Hung SQL Server Restores from Tivoli Storage Manager/Tivoli Data Protection

I ran into this with a client last night when trying to restore their SQL Server data warehouse database from TSM.

We went through several iterations of the restore failing without any meaningful error other than a cryptic “TCP/IP Connection Refused” even though we could ping and telnet from the…

Read more

1 comments, 924 reads

Posted in Nebraska SQL from @DBA_ANDY on 10 July 2013