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Expert's Perspective Webcast: Ten Incredibly Painful SQL Server Backup & Recovery Mistakes

When it comes to backup and recovery, it’s easy to make mistakes. But it’s critical that you know which techniques can cause the most damage. After talking with thousands of customers about their backup and recovery strategies, we’ve found that many are making the exact same mistakes. We’re talking about the kinds of slip-ups that can make database recovery impossible, and waste a ton of time, money, and effort. The mistakes we’ll discuss in this eye-opening session include:

  • Generating excessive storage costs
  • Running full and/or uncompressed backups that exceed maintenance windows
  • Using flawed backup procedures that break SQL Server recovery
  • Failing to optimize the actual recovery environment, prolonging restore times
  • Neglecting to test key business applications after performing a restore