Webcast : SQL Server Database Administration Tips, Tricks, and Best Practices

About this webcast:

Database administration can be deceptively simple and amazingly simple, so many of us worry that we’ve forgotten to do some bit of standard maintenance or worse, that we’ve forgotten to enable the TURBO switch.

This fast paced presentation is going to run through a number of common things that you should be doing to keep your server in top shape. We’ll review the standard maintenance steps like backups and index maintenance, best practices for granting and managing access, basic disaster recovery planning, and we’ll talk about some easy to miss stuff like trimming the SQL agent job history and the SMTP email log. We’ll finish up with a discussion of some free resources that can every DBA should know about.

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Andy Warren

Andy Warren is a SQL Server consultant based in Orlando. Andy was a founding principal of SQLServerCentral.com, is the former President of the Orlando SQL Server Users Group, and one of the founders of SQLSaturday. He has been an MVP since 2009 and has written and presented extensively SQL Server. Andy blogs at www.sqlandy.com, is on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/sqlandy, and is occasionally on Twitter as @SQLAndy.

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