With strengthened security management guidance from the industry, Microsoft is building more security and auditing features into SQL Server. These SQL Server auditing features not only help DBAs generate audit trails of schema changes and... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
Virtualization is a hot trend in the computing world, offering businesses substantial cost and performance benefits that include server consolidation, reducing power consumption and the effortless creation of virtual development and test... Tip | SearchSQLServer.com
No longer are enterprise customers confined to one flavor of Enterprise Edition. Microsoft SQL Server Enterprise Edition now gives you two... Photo Story | SearchSQLServer.com
Database size is increasing across businesses all over the world, and as a database administrator (DBA) one should make sure that database backups are completed on time.
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Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part story. Check back next week for the second part.
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