Removing Backup Media By Database

Have you ever inherited a server and find out that your msdb database is rather large in nature?  Or maybe you have never set up any maintenance on your msdb with regards to retaining backup history? Okay, okay perhaps you don't fall into those categories but maybe you have policies in place and you offline …

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Database Backups ~ Good or Bad?

I recently responded to a post on SQL Server Central regarding upgrading SQL Server 2005 to SQL Server 2008 R2. The suggestions laid out before my post were spot on; it was the one that came after my response of "agreeing" that backups were important......their is an age old saying I've always heard of "You're only …

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