In many organization the SQL server may encounter an error like database connection errors, transient errors, abrupt termination, malicious software attacks and so on. In such cases, the most suitable option to restore .bak file in SQL Server. Though in certain cases, rebooting the SQL server may resolve this problem yet restoring a SQL database with the help of SQL backup (.bak) file is the best feasible solution. Here, we are going to discuss a complete guide to let users understand how to restore .bak file in SQL server. First, let’s understand the importance of backup in SQL Server. Continue reading “Feasible Solution to Restore .bak File in SQL Server”
“Recently, I ran DBCC CHECKDB command to check the consistency of SQL Database. After running that command, I noticed that the database was not showing online. To fix it, I started SQL Service but it also went in the suspect-mode. I am not able to understand why DBCC CHECKDB fails. Is there any way to resolve this issue?”
Today, Microsoft SQL Server is the first choice of companies in order to build or manage a strong relational database. But, while working on SQL Server, many users face some problems. These issues further disturbed the complete database workflow. Amongst all, the SQL error 9100 is the common technical glitch that frequently occurs in SQL database. This issue mostly triggers in SQL Server 2005, 2008 (R2) and 2012. The major cause of Microsoft SQL Server error 9100 is index corruption in the SQL database. This problem can be clearly understood by a real-life scenario. Continue reading “Repair Microsoft SQL Server Error Code 9100 – Ultimate Guide”
For most of the users, managing and storing vital data is a complicated task. But with a reliable and efficient database, the task become easy. When it comes to the database, SQL Server Database is the most commonly used database. But due to the higher scalability & availability users are switching from SQL Server database to Azure SQL database.
It offers a wide range of cloud services and functionalities such as analytics, networking, storage etc. In terms of cost,security the Azure SQL database is better than SQL Server. Moreover, many of the user are adopting cloud platforms as they are feature-rich and secure. Continue reading “How to Export SQL Server Database to Bacpac File – Step by Step Process”
SQL Server database migration is considered as a process that helps to move the previous implementation to a newer version of SQL Server, and require different locations with a strategic decision. Therefore, in this blog, we are going to discuss most important aspects that need to be examined before and after migrating to the SQL Server. This article is intended to provide guidance that can help to create the migration plan. Continue reading “Checklist for SQL Server Database Migration & Its Best Practices”
Trace Flags in SQL Server are used for either setting up a server characteristic or for switching off a server behavior. They help generate information about internal activities of the server, which primarily helps the developers of SQL server to troubleshoot their codes. Continue reading “Understanding Trace Flags in SQL Server & Its Implementation”
There are many scenarios SQL Server database becomes inaccessible because it is marked as Suspected. When the database is in suspected mode, user cannot access and cannot perform transaction on that data until it comes back to online mode. In addition, if the backup is not generated before database corruption, user cannot perform any action.
What is SQL Server Wait Type?
In SQL server, wait type is a time period for which the processes stays in the local buffer. Until the log record writing process is not completed, it remains in the log buffer. It provides a high-level information of the particular process or a query on which the user is working upon. Moreover Continue reading “Resolving SQL Server Transaction Log Waits”
Most of the users of SQL Server need to deal with several issues while working with the database including corruption related problems. One of the common issue is corruption of clustered index. The data becomes inaccessible to the user when this issue occurs in MS SQL Server. Inaccessibility of the database may be the worst situation for the users working on the database. Continue reading “Effortlessly Repair Clustered Index In SQL Server”