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Database Size Survey

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Regan Galbraith
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I assume we are excluding system databases. I have included " copies" ... So prod, dr, test, dev = 4 databases ( or as in some cases
, 15 because of the number of dev and test copies).
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Can you confirm the survey results are not linked to our login/profile? It does not apear to be however I have not logged off of SSC and then try to take the survey so our login info oculd be getting passed behind the scenes to the survey.

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If you are going to ask for statistics of any nature, can you plese be specific on what those statistics are based on ? e.g. "data sizes instead of raw database size", what does that mean exactly ?

the mdf file size in sql server ?
the mdf file size on the file system ?
the full backup file size on the file system ?

does that include the ldf file and the mdf file ?

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not having had my coffee i put in a bunch of estimates rounded to the nearest 5
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Only SQL Server database sizes? That's discrimination! :-D

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Pablo (Paul) Berzukov

Author of Understanding Database Administration available at Amazon and other bookstores.

Disclaimer: Advice is provided to the best of my knowledge but no implicit or explicit warranties are provided. Since the advisor explicitly encourages testing any and all suggestions on a test non-production environment advisor should not held liable or responsible for any actions taken based on the given advice.
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