August 2012 Entries

The Red Gate Guide to SQL Server Backup and Restore Book Review.

Earlier this summer I was reading the SQL Backup and Restore book by Shawn McGehee published by Simple Talk Publishing. There were many things that caught my interest and how this book was different from other books I have seen on the topic. One of the first things is the author did not shy away from explaining recovery models and their impact or effect on the backup strategy. Knowing Red Gate has a tool for Backup and Restore, I was expecting this to be central to the writer’s story. Yet, it wasn’t! ......