An Overview of dbatools with Jess and Bert

Bert Wagner has a new video available:

dbatools is one of the coolest community projects I’ve seen – it is amazing how many commands are available to help make managing your SQL Server instances a breeze.

This week I had the opportunity to learn how to use dbatools to automate backups, change recovery models, and discover additional dbatools commands from dbatools contributor Jess Pomfret.

Jess Pomfret then goes into more detail on the commands in the video:

The final tip I had for Bert was how to use Find-DbaCommand to help him find the commands he needed to complete his tasks.

A lot of the commands have tags, which is a good way to find anything relating to compression.

That was a nice collaboration.

Related Posts

Backing Up Database to Azure Blob Storage

Jamie Wick shows us how we can back up database directly to Azure Blob Storage: Azure storage, as a backup destination for SQL backups, is a great option for organizations that are contemplating replacing older on-prem NAS appliances or improve their Disaster Recovery functionality. The tiered storage pricing, along with local and global redundancy options, […]

Read More

Quick Thoughts on Dot-Sourcing in Powershell Modules

Cody Konior wants to speed up module loading: One of the more heated ideas is that you should combine all of your scripts into a massive file and execute it once instead. Currently dbatools uses a mix of these techniques in great detail and to great success. I don’t want to use a single file because I […]

Read More

Categories

February 2019
MTWTFSS
« Jan Mar »
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728