The November 2010 edition of TechNet Magazine is now available on the web and contains my latest feature article.
In this article I give my top-10 secrets for success as a DBA, covering:
Understand the I/O susbsystem
Create a customized maintenance plan
Ensure the security of your system
Get on good terms with your developers
Developer a comprehensive disaster-recovery strategy
Take and test regular backups
Monitor and maintain performance
Know where to find information
The editors seem to have missed a few links I'd included in the article but there's a wealth of links and info in there.
You can get the article at http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/gg299551.aspx.
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I’ll check it out now!
Your articles are always inspiring!
Thanks for the value you add to our knowledge.