Audit Your Database Backup Chain!

how to audit sql server database backup chains

All database administrators know that safeguarding data is paramount and having a strong restore strategy is crucial. In this post, I would like to add another tool to your arsenal that I have found helpful in auditing server health and configurations as it pertains to backups and the backup chain. A backup chain is important … Read more

A Simple SQL Server Security Checklist

This month I am providing a 12-point checklist of scripts to review your server’s current security posture. Use these scripts to get an idea of where you are, so that you can make plans for the places you may want to go. The paradigms of least privilege and defense in depth are important to remember … Read more