Get your mission-critical databases up and running quickly with this essential, single-volume guide. This comprehensive administrator’s reference details features and capabilities of SQL Server 2005—including how to implement business intelligence applications. It delivers the easy-to-follow procedures, practical workarounds, and key troubleshooting tactics you need for on-the-job-results.
Discover how to:
- Perform an installation or upgrade, and configure it on the network
- Plan and configure the I/O subsystem and model system capacity
- Create and maintain databases, tables, views, and indexes
- Administer transactions, deadlocks, and isolation levels
- Manage users with logins, user IDs, schemas, permissions, and roles
- Implement failover clustering, log shipping, and database mirroring for high availability
- Manage and tune snapshot, transactional, and merge replication
- Administer SQL Server Analysis Services and Reporting Services
- Monitor, troubleshoot, and fine-tune performance
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