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Considerations for hiring a Database Consultant

You may not be ready for a full-time resource yet, or you may be sensitive to the cost of recruiting and retaining a person with such a specialized skill set. When managing a growing business, database administration will inevitably become critical to delivering for your customers.

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Considering Hiring a DBA Contractor?

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Fortified Data makes Inc.’s 5000 Most Inspiring Companies 2018

We are excited to make Inc.’s 5000 most inspiring companies for 2018 with 405% growth over the last three years. To us this showcases how our model of results-driven managed services can result in real success. Fortified Data’s team approaches managed services as a partnership, pairing a strong methodology with a commitment to transparent reporting. […]

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SQL Server Service Broker—Security

There are 2 types of security in Service Broker: dialog and transport. Dialog security establishes a secure, authenticated connection between Service Broker Services or dialog endpoints.

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SQL Server Service Broker—Internal Activation

The other way to automate this stored procedure is by attaching it to the queue itself so that it Service Broker directly executes the procedure in a process called activation. With activation Service Broker starts an application whenever there is work to do (e.g. when messages are in the queue).

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SQL Server Service Broker – Introduction

SQL Server Service Broker is a messaging technology that’s baked right into the SQL Server engine. It was first introduced in SQL Server 2005, and if you ask me, is one of the most under-utilized, under-appreciated features in SQL Server.

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