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Your data is secure with SqlBak

The safety of our customers’ data is always our priority above any of the features we have. We are constantly working on security improvements here at SqlBak. And the only data that is ultimately secure is the data that you never had in the first place. That is why we do not to send, nor store your SQL Server credentials on sqlbak.com at all. This means that your server login and password will never leave your computer. This change will be especially welcomed by organizations whose privacy policy does not allow passing SQL server login and password to any third-party websites. Continue reading Your data is secure with SqlBak

How to Backup SQL Server Database to Amazon Glacier

Amazon Web Services (AWS) offers a large, sometimes bewildering array of compute, storage, networking and analytics cloud offerings, as seen here. One of their storage products is Amazon Glacier, in addition to the older storage solutions – S3 and Elastic Block Store (EBS).Glacier is a very affordable solution intended as a write-once, retrieve-seldom storage medium for long-term storage. Think of it as a storage locker that’s far away from your home, as opposed to your at-home garage or cabinet locker. It is also a good choice for your SQL Server backups … Continue reading How to Backup SQL Server Database to Amazon Glacier

Why Transaction Log backups are important

When backing up your SQL Server database, you have the option of taking transaction log backups. These are quick, small backups containing a sequence of all your database’s changes. Transaction log backups are mightily useful for point-in-time recovery. Continue reading Why Transaction Log backups are important

How to Manage Many SQL Servers with the new Dashboard

We have updated the SqlBak Dashboard – this is the main control panel where users can see all of their backup jobs on a single page (see demo). The new features will be particularly useful for customers who have many SQL Server backup jobs. Let’s take a look at how these new features can make your life easier.

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New Dashboard Features

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SqlBak update: The New Dashboard

sqlbakSqlBak’s dashboard has been upgraded to be more user intuitive interface, in order to provide the most essential information in just a quick glance as well as making modifications to the job.

It’s still very easy to create backups, to schedule them, to set custom backup destinations and of course all of the other features you will need to make sure your backup process is up to the highest standard. Let’s have a look!

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How to verify SQL Server backup files after a backup

verify SQL Server backup
It’s important to verify SQL Server backup files after the backup process is complete.
Although the process can finish succesfully this does not guarantee that the integrity of the data in the backup file is valid.
This will definitely cause some annoyance when later trying to restore the backup file.
In order to avoid this unwanted scenario, you should use verification options …
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SQL Server DB restore from Differential or Transaction log backup to another computer

Restore from Differential or transaction log backup
Restoring a SQL Server database from a Differential or Transaction log backup can’t be simpler when using SqlBak.
All that you have to do is press a few buttons and the restore operation will be complete. Read the article to find out how..
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