Question of the Day Thirty

Let us continue our question of the day series with our final day, day thirty.

What is replication?

SQL Server replication is a process of distributing database objects across different instances and then synchronizing the data between the instances involved.  This is great for remote application as well as mobile users across slower networks.  I’ve personally worked with replication where data was synchronized over air cards to laptops with workers in the field with great success.

Enjoy!

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About SQLGator

Florida Gator and Microsoft Data Platform MVP, Star Wars fanatic and is there anything else...oh yeah PS4! I am a geek and SQL Server DBA who dabbles with VMWare, there are other technologies greater than these? Not so fast my friend! I also love to travel to new and exotic places.

Posted on September 1, 2012, in SQL Schoolhouse and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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