SQL Server High Availability

Performance Tuning Tips for SQL Server Backup and Restore

SQL Server backup and restore performance is often a greater issue than many DBAs realize. This is because the time it takes to backup and restore a database plays a very large part in how large a single SQL Server database can be. For example, if it takes more than 24 hours to backup or […]

SQL Server 7.0 Clustering

WARNING: Windows 2000 and SQL Server 7.0 clustering is an advanced topic, and you should have a good understanding of clustering before using any of these tips. Don’t implement any of these tips into a production environment until you have successfully tested them in a test environment. Note that most of these tips are specific […]

SQL Server 2000 Clustering Tips

WARNING: Windows 2000 and SQL Server 2000 clustering is an advanced topic, and you should have a good understanding of clustering before using any of these tips. Don’t implement any of these tips into a production environment until you have successfully tested them in a test environment. Note that most of these tips are specific […]