Tag: RESTORE VERIFYONLY

The Truth About SQL Server Backup Verification Using The GUI

I recently had a conversation with a SQL Server DBA about making sure that backups do work as expected. And while I try not to use scary tactics to convince people to change their way of thinking, this particular example needed it. I’ve written a blog post about why I don’t trust the “Verify backup […]

The Scariest Lie We Believed About Backup Verifications

Have you ever done something for a long time believing┬áit to be true but actually isn’t? You know, something like going over 10% of the speed limit when you’re driving and thinking that you’re not over speeding?┬áI’m guilty of this myself. But what’s even worse is that there are a lot of information on the […]