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I have searched relentlessly for a solution to my problem, but to no good end. I have a server which is having problems (almost) every night and the IT guy does not seem to be able to determine why ...
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MSSQL 2008 R2 Update Error

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How to set up SQL Server to offer high availability during windows updates

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How can I keep track of SQL Server updates?

If I am not mistaken, SQL server cannot be automatically updated via the regular windows backup routine. Instead, there are cummulative updates that need to be installed by hand. I assume this is done ...
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How do you manager MSSQL 2000/2005 patches

I am learning how to manage databases for my company and while I have pretty good understanding of using a database, I can definately see that it is completely different administering a database. My ...