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#BackToBasics / T-SQL Tuesday : Are your backups worthless?

#BackToBasics / T-SQL Tuesday : Are your backups worthless?

For both T-SQL Tuesday and his #BackToBasics challenge, Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) provides some fundamental information about SQL Server backups, and why your restores can be just as important.

T-SQL Tuesday #66 : Babysitting a slow backup or restore

For T-SQL Tuesday, Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) talks about two undocumented trace flags that help provide additional diagnostics to help troubleshoot slow backup or restore operations.

Bad Habits : Using MDF/LDF Files as "Backups"

Aaron Bertrand (@AaronBertrand) continues his series on Bad Habits and Best Practices, this time focusing on the use of MDF/LDF files for backups.