Pro SQL Server 2008 Administration is critical for database administrators seeking in-depth knowledge on administering SQL Server 2008. This book covers the impact of the new features available in SQL Server 2008 specifically targeted for database administrators, along with the tried-and-true advanced techniques required to support and maintain Microsoft SQL Server. Introduces new administration features of SQL Server 2008 Shows how to manage a SQL Server 2008 database at professional level Provides guidance on performance optimization What youall learn Take advantage of the new administrative features in SQL Server 2008 Make intelligent decisions when choosing an installation or upgrade path Define and implement database policies to create a consistent, predictable environment throughout the organization Automate repetitive Tasks for increased productivity Create baseline monitors using Performance Monitor, Profiler, and System Dynamic Management views Identify and resolve long-running, I/O, and CPU-intensive queries Who this book is for This book is for junior and seasoned database administrators who are looking to develop their knowledge and skill set in Microsoft SQL Server 2008. Table of Contents New Feature Overview Pre-Installation Considerations Choosing a High Availability Solution Installing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Upgrading to Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Post Installation Multi-Server Administration Managing Security within the Database Engine Administering Database Objects Indexing for Performance Managing Backups Restore and Recovery Strategies Automating Routine Maintenance Monitoring Your Server Auditing SQL Server Managing Query Performance Secrets to Excelling as a Professional DBA What's Next?The SQL Server 2008 Training Portal contains a compiled list of links dedicated to learning SQL Server 2008, including special offers and certification information . Studying for a Microsoft certification exam is another good way to guide youranbsp;...
|Title||:||Pro SQL Server 2008 Administration|
|Author||:||Ken Simmons, Sylvester Carstarphen|
|Publisher||:||Apress - 2009-08-27|