You were just anointed DBA by the head of development because you knew how to create a database and add some tables. Or maybe you were the network engineer that had installed SQL Server and added SQL logins. Now what do you do, and how to you keep your company’s data protected and the SQL Servers up and running? This deck covers all of the basics that the typical DBA needs to know for successful SQL Server management– and what to focus on for day one and year one. By the end of this session, you will know what is important and should be on your daily task list and what you can ignore.
The presentation below was delivered at the 2014 SQLPass event in Seattle, WA.