Daily Archives: August 25, 2010

The DBA Financial Analyst

Will DBAs need to perform more complex financial analysis of the options they consider when building and tuning software systems? Steve Jones thinks it might be a skill needed in cloud computing. Continue reading

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You Don’t Need Log Backups

You don’t need log backups. You don’t. They aren’t required for SQL Server to function. The place when you don’t need log backups is when you have a database operating in the Simple recovery model. In this model, your transaction … Continue reading

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