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November 2010 Blog Posts

Why DBA skills are important (T-SQL Tuesday)

    DBA skills are important only if your company’s data is important. Basic skills like backup and restore are the minimum but sometimes you have to understand the technology involved to make decent business decisions. Recently, I was at a client with a blown cluster. They weren’t too worried since they had a replicated copy of the database at another location they could use. Replicated as in SQL Replication. When I pointed out that this did not include and foreign key references or unique constraints, they didn’t completely freak out. They did lose it when I showed that not one single trigger made it across. You see, SQL...

posted @ Tuesday, November 02, 2010 2:36 PM | Feedback (1) | Filed Under [ SQL General Low Availability ]

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