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January 12, 2022

Best Practices for MongoDB Security

When it comes to managing database systems, one crucial aspect is database security. The failure to lay a good foundation for security for any database system may result in a data breach whereby a third-party...

December 10, 2021

Enabling Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) for SQL Server on Linux

In recent years, data encryption has gained popularity as one of the most effective methods for securing data within organizations. Data encryption works by converting data into an unreadable format - called ciphertext - thus...

December 2, 2021

Installing SQL Server 2019 on RedHat Linux

In a previous article, SQL Server On Linux Installation and Configuration, we walked through how to install SQL Server Linux on Ubuntu 20.04. SQL Server Linux 2017 and 2019 support Red Hat Enterprise Linux versions...

November 26, 2021

Install SQL Server on Linux using ClusterControl

Microsoft has taken a big step in releasing SQL Server Linux for users to build their applications. That’s great news for organizations where the only requirement is that you should be using SQL Server 2017...

November 15, 2021

ClusterControl now supports SQL Server 2019

We are pleased to announce the latest release of ClusterControl, version 1.9.1. This version of ClusterControl comes with support for SQL Server 2019 and MongoDB versions 4.4 and 5.0,  as well as more functionality improvements...

September 30, 2021

SQL Server On Linux Installation and Configuration

SQL Server On Linux Installation and Configuration The previous articles, Introduction to SQL Server on Linux and Overview of SQL Server on Linux requirements and comparison with Windows SQL Server, begin your journey into SQL...

September 21, 2021

Preparing Your Databases For a COVID Battle with ClusterControl

During these COVID-ridden days, chances are that your database instances are facing a lot of problems. Some of these problems might be related to performance issues (we mean, have you ever thought about how many...

September 14, 2021

Overview of SQL Server Requirements on Linux and Comparison with Windows SQL Server

In a previous article, Introduction to SQL Server on Linux, we learned about the SQL Server on Linux overview, features, performance, and high-availability concepts at a high level. Traditionally, SQL Server is a Windows-based relational...

September 13, 2021

Introduction to SQL Server on Linux

Microsoft SQL Server is an excellent choice for a relational database with key benefits including performance, security, reliability, and total cost of ownership. A few exciting features of SQL Server are outlined below: SQL Server...

September 13, 2021

Microsoft SQL Server on Linux coming soon to ClusterControl

It is our mission to provide support for the most popular databases so that ops teams only need one control plane to automate their database lifecycle operations. That’s why we’re excited to announce our upcoming...

September 7, 2021

How to verify a backup?

Backups are a must in all Disaster Recovery Plans, and in general, all companies have implemented them in some way. The question is, what happens if, in case of failure, you need to restore a...

August 30, 2021

Benchmarking databases 101 – part 2

In the previous blog post we have discussed a couple of best practices related to benchmarking. This time we would like to talk about the process itself. What can go wrong, what are the potential...

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