When asked to prioritize your job duties as a DBA, you may not immediately think to add "ensure data integrity" to the top of list -- yet it is critical to the success of your SQL Server.
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By definition, data integrity assures that information can only be accessed or modified by those authorized to do so. You may protect the physical environment, restrict access, segregate data, maintain a solid set of backups or any number of other tasks for integrity's sake, but improperly performing such tasks can harm integrity as well. In this fast guide, we offers tip and tricks to ensure and maintain data integrity, with a particular focus on avoiding the "gotchas" that can compromise your data.
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Ensuring data integrity
Avoiding data integrity gotchas
Maintaining data integrity
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