The Ultimate MSP's Guide to MS SQL Server Backup and Recovery

Find out Microsoft SQL Server backup types, recovery models and best practices you should follow

As a managed service provider you realize that Microsoft SQL Server is an application which is critically important for your customers’ business processes. Having a backup in place is, therefore, a must. 

In this whitepaper, we will explain SQL Server backup types, recovery models and best practices you should follow. We discuss:

  • Full, differential, and transaction log backup types
  • Recovery models, including bulk-logged recovery
  • Backup automation and verification practices
  • Backup destinations: cloud and local