Database Administration http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/7785/more en Massive Speed and High Availability http://sqlmag.com/blog/massive-speed-and-high-availability <div class="node-body blog-body">One of the things people are always trying to figure out is how to get high-speed disks and high availability (HA) all in a single package. A possible solution is the DataKeeper Cluster Edition from SIOS Technology. </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/massive-speed-and-high-availability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/massive-speed-and-high-availability#comments Database High Availability Database Performance Tuning High Availability Storage Hardware SQL Server Database Administration Database Administrator DatabaseAdministration DataKeeper DataKeeper Fusion IO Fusion IO FusionIO FusionIO high availability high availability IT Manager Network Administrator SIOS SIOS SQL Server SQL Server SQL Server SQL Server 2000 SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2005 Express SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse SQL Server 2012 SQLServerAdministration storage Storage Systems Administrator Windows Clustering Windows Clustering Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2012 Windows Storage Server Troubleshooting SQL Server Storage Problems Thu, 01 Aug 2013 07:17:00 +0000 13411 at http://sqlmag.com Secure Databases Against SQL Injection Attacks with GreenSQL Database Security http://sqlmag.com/database-security/secure-databases-against-sql-injection-attacks-greensql-database-security <div class="field-byline"> Blair Greenwood </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>The latest version now includes configuration enhancements and Amazon cloud compatibility</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GreenSQL's latest version of its security solution for DBAs, GreenSQL Database Security 2.3, now makes it easier to secure databases with the product's configuration enhancements and Amazon cloud compatibility. </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-security/secure-databases-against-sql-injection-attacks-greensql-database-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-security/secure-databases-against-sql-injection-attacks-greensql-database-security#comments Database Security SQL Server Database Administration Administration Tools Database Administration Database security SQL Server Tue, 19 Mar 2013 16:00:00 +0000 11737 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Essentials For Non-DBAs http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-essentials-non-dbas <div class="node-body blog-body">In my session on SQL Server Essentials for Non-DBAs I tried to provide a very high-level overview of key concepts and concerns that ‘reluctant’ or ‘accidental’ DBAs should know.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-essentials-non-dbas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-essentials-non-dbas#comments Database Performance Tuning SQL Server Database Administration Computing data Data management Database Administration H2 Performance tuning relational database management systems SQL SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2012 World Wide Web Practical SQL Server Tue, 26 Feb 2013 16:38:00 +0000 10168 at http://sqlmag.com Microsoft's David Campbell Discusses Big Data http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/microsofts-david-campbell-discusses-big-data <div class="field-byline"> Michael Otey </div> <div class="field-deck"> The database industry is in an evolutionary phase </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The growth of several new technologies like Big Data and in-memory databases are significantly changing the role of enterprise database platforms like SQL Server.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/microsofts-david-campbell-discusses-big-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/microsofts-david-campbell-discusses-big-data#comments SQL Server Database Administration Database Administration Interview SQL Server Thu, 21 Feb 2013 21:00:00 +0000 6176 at http://sqlmag.com Using Dropbox for SQL Server Backups http://sqlmag.com/blog/using-dropbox-sql-server-backups <div class="node-body blog-body">It should go without saying that organizations aren’t created equally; what works for some would be preposterous for others, and so on.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/using-dropbox-sql-server-backups" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/using-dropbox-sql-server-backups#comments Database Backup and Recovery SQL Server Database Administration Backup backup Cloud applications Cloud applications cloud computing cloud computing cloud storage cloud storage Computing Computing data synchronization data synchronization Database Administration Dropbox Dropbox File hosting File hosting Online backup services Online backup services Remote backup service Remote backup service Server software SQL Server SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2012 Practical SQL Server Mon, 11 Feb 2013 20:27:00 +0000 10462 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Standard Edition Licensing Limits http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-standard-edition-licensing-limits <div class="node-body blog-body">SQL Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server 2012 Standard Edition are both limited to a maximum of 4 sockets/16 cores and a measly 64GB of RAM.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-standard-edition-licensing-limits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-standard-edition-licensing-limits#comments SQL Server 2012 SQL Server 2008 Database Virtualization Database Administration Computing Computing Data management Data management Database Administration Microsoft SQL Server Microsoft SQL Server relational database management systems relational database management systems software software SQL SQL SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2012 SQL Server Express SQL Server Express Technology_Internet Technology_Internet Virtualization Windows NT Windows NT windows server windows server Practical SQL Server Mon, 28 Jan 2013 21:38:00 +0000 10250 at http://sqlmag.com NetWrix Releases New Version of SQL Server Change Reporter http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/netwrix-releases-new-version-sql-server-change-reporter <div class="field-byline"> Blair Greenwood </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NetWrix Releases a new version of its SQL Server Change Reporter for auditing and compliance.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/netwrix-releases-new-version-sql-server-change-reporter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/netwrix-releases-new-version-sql-server-change-reporter#comments SQL Server Database Administration Change and configuration management compliance tool Database Administration Microsoft SQL Server NetWrix Robert Pearl SQL Server SQL Server Change Reporter Tue, 22 Jan 2013 19:00:00 +0000 6746 at http://sqlmag.com My Favorite Tool of 2012: Remote Desktop Manager http://sqlmag.com/blog/my-favorite-tool-2012-remote-desktop-manager <div class="node-body blog-body">I’ve used gobs of tools this year. Too many to mention. Many of them just plain awesome. But one tool stands out above the rest – to the point where I just can not ‘shut up’ about how great it is. Here’s what’s to love about Devolution’s Remote Desktop Manager.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/my-favorite-tool-2012-remote-desktop-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/my-favorite-tool-2012-remote-desktop-manager#comments VMware Cloud SQL Server Database Administration Administration Cloud Computing Computing Database Administration Devolutions' Remote Desktop Manager Microsoft Product Reviews Remote administration software Remote desktop remote desktop Remote desktop software software SQL Server tool System software TeamViewer Technology_Internet virtual machines Virtual Network Computing VMware Practical SQL Server Mon, 31 Dec 2012 19:07:00 +0000 10228 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server and Anti-Virus http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-and-anti-virus <div class="node-body blog-body">Every once in a while, one of my SQL Server Consulting clients asks me for my opinions about running Anti-Virus on production SQL Servers. And, amazingly enough, I actually (personally feel and) argue that anti-virus really shouldn’t be run in production data centers.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-and-anti-virus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/sql-server-and-anti-virus#comments Database Security Database Administration Antivirus software Antivirus software Computer virus Computer virus Computing Computing Data management Data management Database Administration malware malware Microsoft SQL Server Microsoft SQL Server relational database management systems relational database management systems software software SQL SQL SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2012 virus virus Windows Server System Windows Server System Practical SQL Server Tue, 18 Dec 2012 18:31:00 +0000 10518 at http://sqlmag.com Avoiding 'Failed to notify <operator> via email' errors http://sqlmag.com/blog/avoiding-failed-notify-operator-email-errors <div class="node-body blog-body">If a picture is worth a thousand words, then the words associated with the following picture would probably involve a decent amount of muttering and cursing about the the DREADED ‘Failed to notify' <operator> via email’ error message that you might see crop up in your environment every once in a while—on new or recently provisioned servers.</operator></div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/avoiding-failed-notify-operator-email-errors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/avoiding-failed-notify-operator-email-errors#comments Database Performance Tuning SQL Server Database Administration Computing Data management Database Administration relational database management systems select SQL SQL keywords SQL Server 2005 SQL Server 2008 SQL Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2012 Windows Server System Practical SQL Server Mon, 26 Nov 2012 22:03:00 +0000 10573 at http://sqlmag.com