Subsequent to my post where we’d covered some Windows Server Clustering PowerShell Commands I thought I’d add the two most useful ones I use. This one shows us whether the Witness has a vote or not: Get-Cluster | Format-Table Name,
In this post we will add some simple error handling in PowerShell to complete the Backup and Restore SSAS database script. In previous posts we looked into Backing up SSAS database with PowerShell and Restoring the SSAS database with PowerShell.
A Backup of SSAS database needs a Restore SSAS to work as a completed unit and, as they say, “a backup is only as good as your last restore”. Backup SSAS database In my post Backup SSAS with PowerShell we created
To Backup SSAS databases, one of the easiest and simplest ways to is to use PowerShell. Versioning our backups Firstly we want to timestamp each backup so we can version our backups and make it easy, human readable form,
Recently I’ve been playing with Azure and it’s command line friends including Azure PowerShell. And it’s been a fun journey with Domain Controllers, Virtual Networks, SQL Server (every time) and some websites. This post assumes some knowledge of Azure and
Recently I’ve started using Azure Backup http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/backup/ since it offers an acceptable balance of cost, durability and ease of use.Installing the Azure Backup Agent we can setup up to three scheduled backups of directories. If we have regular SQL Server