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How to Check SQL Server Query History

The data stored in the history of queries are among the most valuable for any DBA. Tracking back the SQL Server query history is a must in many cases. For instance, there might be a need to investigate a particular work case, check the backup history, or recover a specific query if your SQL Server suffers a crash.

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Azure Data Studio vs SSMS: Who’s the Winner?

For 15 years, SSMS has held the title of the top SQL Server database tool. That’s no easy feat, especially in the software world, where things can change faster than you say “blueberry pie.” But then a contender emerged, developed and released by the same Microsoft folks in 2018. It was Azure Data Studio – obviously less mature, weaker in terms of database administration, yet very promising and eager to win its audience. And today, we’re going to put them face to face and find out who’s better.

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Devart Joins the Winners of 2020 ComponentSource Bestselling Awards

The response and appreciation of our users make our company proud of the database solutions we create. This time Devart gladly joins the ranks of Top 25 Bestselling Publishers on ComponentSource, based on sales orders placed by their customers over the course of a year.

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Manage Your Sensitive Data With SQL Data Discovery and Classification in SSMS

The 17.5 version of SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) brought with it a new built-in security tool. Since then, the Data Discovery and Classification feature has become a difference-maker in the protection of sensitive information.

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ADD SENSITIVITY CLASSIFICATION Command in SQL Server 2019

For a database administrator, the common everyday practice involves running multiple operations targeted at ensuring database security and integrity. Thus, we shouldn’t overlook the importance of sensitive data stored in the database under any circumstances. In light of this, we are excited to demonstrate the new ADD SENSITIVITY CLASSIFICATION command introduced in SQL Server 2019, which allows adding the sensitivity classification metadata to database columns.

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Embrace Data Protection and Regulatory Requirements With SQL Complete Suggestions

We are pleased to present the latest version of our superior solution for SQL Server database development, management, and administration – SQL Complete v6.6. The update is packed with improvements and the major one is the support for the ADD SENSITIVITY CLASSIFICATION command introduced in SQL Server 2019.

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Searching for invalid objects with SQL Complete

The present article deals with one of the bottlenecks in the work of database developers and administrators, namely the occurrence of invalid objects and the ways of finding them in the SQL Server database.

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Find invalid objects in SQL Server databases

In the course of time, we can experience situations when some certain database objects have not been distributed on one or several databases or database instances. This can happen for a number of reasons. An example of that would be a case when a stored procedure refers to a nonexistent table. In this article, we are going to take a closer look at the issue of how to find invalid objects in SQL Server databases with the help of dbForge SQL Complete.

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Take full advantage of SQL Server 2019 with SQL Complete v6.5

The dbForge team is delighted to announce a fresh release of our advanced solution for SQL database development – SQL Complete. The new version 6.5 is packed with improvements and the major one is full support for SQL Server 2019.

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Export SQL Stored Procedure to a File and Generate its Script

In previous articles, we have reviewed a general algorithm of finding and deleting incomplete open transactions in SQL Server databases, created a table for fixing incomplete transactions and a CRUD-stored procedure, and implemented numerous settings that will make our document workflow productive and handy.

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