Database Administration en Which database types do you currently administer in your organization? <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p>These days database administrators are tasked with working with a multitude of data types. And, as the Cloud has become more prevalent, the different types of database experience required continues to expand. 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If you're in full recovery mode you also better be sure to be backing up those transaction logs because it's the only way to keep your log files healthy and lean. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Database Backup and Recovery Backup SQL Server transaction log backups Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:28:00 +0000 23991 at Looking for SQL Server 2014 SP 1... Hold Off a Bit Longer <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft released service pack 1 for SQL Server 2014 on April 15, 2015. Why can't we download it though?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Database Administration 2014 Service Pack SP1 SQL Server Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:30:00 +0000 23961 at How to Collect and Investigate Performance Data to Solve SQL Server Workload Crimes with Foglight SQL PI <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Dell </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 @ 2pm ET - How to Collect and Investigate Performance Data to Solve SQL Server Workload Crimes with Foglight SQL PI webinar</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Database Performance Tuning Dell Sponsored Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:03:00 +0000 24381 at 2015 IT/Dev Connections Data Platform and Business Intelligence Track Sessions Announced <div class="node-body article-body">The 2015 IT/Dev Connections Data Platform and Business Intelligence sessions have been announced. We're taking a first peek at who will be providing knowledge and guidance at this year's event at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Database Administration Business Intelligence 2015 IT/Dev Connections Business Intelligence data sessions track Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:55:00 +0000 23891 at Software Vendor Takes on SQL Injection <div class="node-body article-body">A Dublin company creates a solution claiming will prevent SQL injection attacks in web-based applications running Java.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Database Security database security SQL injection prevention Wed, 18 Mar 2015 15:33:00 +0000 23571 at For Data Quality, Intelligent Rules Add Value to the Golden Record <div class="node-body blog-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sql-server-pro-guest-blogs">SQL Server Pro Guest Blogs</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server Database Administration Sponsored Business Intelligence Professional Data quality Database Administrator Database Developer Golden Record Matching Melissa Data Survivorship SQL Server Pro Guest Blogs Sun, 15 Mar 2015 00:30:00 +0000 23351 at Three Methods for Identifying When the SQL Services Were Last Started <div class="node-body article-body">Do you need to know the last time the SQL Services were restarted? Find out about three options on how to do just that.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Database Administration Database Administrator service start time SQL Server Fri, 06 Mar 2015 15:53:00 +0000 23151 at