High Availability and Disaster Recovery
Next Meeting

Tue, May 13 2014 12:00 (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)


Know Backups and Know Recovery

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Know Backups and Know Recovery

It is easy to schedule full backups to run each night, but is that the right decision for your organization? You say you have a backup strategy, but what is your recovery strategy? Do you have a well-executed recovery plan? In this session I will cover several methods for performing much needed backups and how to recover those backups. Full, Differential, File Group, Transaction logs and recovery the tail end of a the log. He will discuss industry best practices and hopefully cause you to validate and test your current strategy.


Tim Radney is a production DBA and manager for a large financial holding company and a Partner at Linchpin People LLC, author, and trainer. Over the past 15 years he has had roles from systems administrator working on Windows, Netware, Citrix and SQL Server. Tim holds certifications across many aspects of IT and is dedicated to paying it forward within the SQL Server community. He serves as the chapter leader for the Columbus GA SQL Users Group, is a PASS regional mentor for the Greater Southeast USA and is a regular speaker at SQL user groups and SQL Saturday's. Tim blogs at http://www.timradney.com