Re: database decommission checklist

From: dave <>
Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2009 17:38:11 -0400
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I always take a full backup and make sure its on tape before I physically delete the database.. Even if the users say its not required cause its happened before that a week later someone needed some data.

> Does anyone have any suggestions for decommissioning a large database?
> There is no requirement to save the data so all I can think of is
> 1) Shutdown
> 2) Erase
> Doesn't have a lot of pizazz - any other ideas?

Received on Fri Jun 26 2009 - 16:38:11 CDT

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