Should we run SQL Server on the default port 1433

Should we run SQL Server on the default port 1433

There are two types of DBAs. Those that run SQL Server on the default port 1433 and those that don’t. Those that do not run on the default port 1433 say it’s more secure, and those who do say it’s “security by obscurity” do not make it...
To log backup or not to log backup

To log backup or not to log backup

SQL Server has been around for decades, but I still come across companies that do not have dedicated DBAs and do not understand the concept of Log Backups, which often means they put their data at risk. Recovery Objectives Let’s start with the basics. The best...