Session 1: Hardware, Infrastructure, and Operating System Concepts for the DBA

RSS

Presented by: Allan Hirt and Ben DeBow Running Time: 61 min

Buy This On-Demand Training Now!

This video is part of the SQL Server Foundations On Demand Training.

Are you new to SQL Server? Looking to brush up your skills? Thrust into a SQL Server DBA role or been asked to administer some databases? Are you only familiar with another RDBMS or a Windows administrator? Is your company implementing a SQL Server-based application and you are familiar only with another vendor’s RDBMS? This two-day, six-part series is designed for you.

Already purchased this? to view your content.

From the Blogs
Mar 14, 2015
Commentary

For Data Quality, Intelligent Rules Add Value to the Golden Record 5

The quest for the Golden Record to achieve a single, accurate and complete version of a customer record is worth the pursuit to attain survivorship. Record matching and consolidation are only the beginning. Melissa Data takes a new approach. Learn how to apply intelligent rules based on reference data to make smarter and better decisions for data cleansing....More
Mar 12, 2015
blog

AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 20: Avoiding Backup Fragmentation

On SQL Servers where Availability Groups (or Mirroring) isn’t in play, I typically recommend keeping a combination of on-box backups along with copying said backups off-box as well. Obviously, keeping databases AND backups on the SAME server is the metaphorical equivalent of putting all of your eggs in one basket – and therefore something you should avoid like the plague....More
Mar 6, 2015
blog

AlwaysOn Availability Groups and SQL Server Jobs, Part 19: Availability Group Database Backups

One of the biggest strengths of AlwaysOn Availability Groups is that they allow DBAs to address both high availability and disaster recovery concerns from a single set of tooling or interfaces. But, this doesn’t mean that you won’t still need backups....More
SQL Server Pro Forums

Get answers to questions, share tips, and engage with the SQL Server community in our Forums.

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×