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Backup SQL databases to SkyDrive or Box clouds with SQLBackupAndFTP

Backup SQL databases to SkyDrive or Box clouds with SQLBackupAndFTP

Posted by Alexey on Jul 29, 2013

To ensure your SQL Server database remains safe from computer failures, you should create SQL Server backups of your databases periodically. All your backups should be available for you always and everywhere. Backing up databases to a cloud offers benefits such as...

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How to write Amazon S3 access policy having the minimum permission required to backup databases with SQLBackupAndFTP

How to write Amazon S3 access policy having the minimum permission required to backup databases with SQLBackupAndFTP

Posted by Alexey on Jul 26, 2013

Many admins prefer to create user accounts for any systems with minimum privileges due security reasons. So you may ask how to create a user account for Amazon S3 service with minimum permissions to backup databases with SQLBAckupAndFTP into a specified bucket and...

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How to backup Azure SQL Databases with SQLBackupAndFTP

How to backup Azure SQL Databases with SQLBackupAndFTP

Posted by Alexey on Apr 24, 2013

How to backup Azure SQL Databases with SQLBackupAndFTP It is very simple to backup your Azure SQL Databases using SQLBackupAndFTP with Azure. Just install SQLBackupAndFTP with Azure, click at “Connect to SQL Server / Azure” button and specify connection...

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Best SQL backup software

Best SQL backup software

Posted by ruslan on Feb 28, 2013

If you have a SQL Server database, you have to make the backups. Let me tell you about the simplest software on earth to make the SQL backups – it is SQLBackupAndFTP.  Download a free version, 1 minute configuration and your daily backups are safe in the cloud....

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Employee monitoring software – best strategy

Employee monitoring software – best strategy

Posted by ruslan on Feb 28, 2013

Employee monitoring software has become commonplace. Many apps take monitor screenshots, capture keystrokes and mouse movements, monitor active applications and visited sites and, in extreme cases, can even take pictures using webcam. It seems to be fair to track what...

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SQL Server – Best places to store backups

SQL Server – Best places to store backups

Posted by ruslan on Feb 26, 2013

Everybody knows it is necessary to create SQL Server backups – we  have covered this topic extensively before (see Best SQL backup software). However the question of where to store the backups often goes unanswered. I will try to compare some of the most popular...

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