During re:Invent 2018, Amazon Web Services has announced a number of features and updates for its services. In this article, we have collected and overviewed features, related to Amazon S3 storage and it’s classes. Continue reading
SQL backup routine includes various actions you should remember about. And the best way to get it done is by using backup automation. In this article, we will cover built-in tools that help to simplify your daily routine.
We will also show how to do this using CloudBerry software for MS SQL Server backup. Continue reading
Multiple backup schedules are used in most backup infrastructures to make backup processes flexible and efficient. You can, for example, configure separate backup schedules for the whole server backup and just one SQL database. However, built-in Windows Server Backup does not allow this to be accomplished via its GUI. Continue reading
It is time to overview table-level backup - one of the most rarely used data protection types. You may need to copy data into one single table in case of data export or migration or as part of a disaster recovery plan.
In this article, you will find out about how to back up a table in SQL Server and what you need to remember. Continue reading
Many organizations decide to skip the expense of maintaining an on-premises Exchange server and migrate to Office 365, which offloads the server to the Microsoft cloud. Once that decision has been made, the next step is to decide on the type of migration. In this article, we will overview the main types of Exchange cloud migration. Continue reading
To use Amazon S3 effectively, you need to be aware of the security mechanisms provided by AWS to control your S3 resources. This is the first part in a three-part series on S3 security. In this part, we will discuss the three different access control tools provided by AWS to manage your S3 resources. Continue reading
Differential backup in SQL Server contains only the data changed since the last ‘full’ run. It allows you to shorten backup windows while keeping the backup chain simple.
In this article, we are going to explain how differential backup works in SQL Server and how it can help preserve database data. Continue reading
In this article, we will overview the most popular business-storage solutions on the market - Microsoft One Drive for Business, Gsuite from Google and Dropbox Business. If you need to evaluate a new solution, looking to move from bulky on-prem to the cloud and just want to simplify your daily office routines, continue reading. Continue reading
Production SQL Server databases generally require that data loss can be minimized in the event of the disaster. The amount of data loss is something that every administrator will need to understand from the business users who rely on the database. In this article, we’ll discuss how to create and manage your transaction log (T-Log) backups on Microsoft SQL Server 2017. Continue reading
Office 365 provides a corporate-grade business environment for small companies and increased infrastructure flexibility for businesses with on-premises servers. We are going to cover Office 365 infrastructure basics, discuss whether built-in data protection tools cover all your backup needs, and how to back up Office 365 in more convenient ways. Continue reading
While choosing between SFTP and FTPS, weighing the pros and cons of each option will allow users to have a better understanding of the available choices. Here is a head-to-head SFTP and FTPS comparison that overviews the advantages and limitations of each transfer protocol.
In this post, you will learn about S3 Select, a feature announced by AWS in 2017 to allow you to retrieve subsets of data from an object on S3. We will discuss why you would want to use S3 Select, then walk through a simple use case of how to use S3 Select with Boto 3, the AWS SDK for Python.