Migrating or assigning a content database in Sharepoint- how to?

Experts- here's the skinny:

I set up a sharepoint portal, and starting making some sites. Well, now I have quite a few sites in use....and they are getting more "important" daily.

 How do I break them up and restore them so that they each have their own content database?

 In other words, I want each site to be independent of any other site, in case something gets goofed up on a single site, I can just restore that single site's database, rather than the entire site's database. Please advise- TIA
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Reid PalmeiraTelecom EngineerCommented:
There's a tool here: http://www.gotdotnet.com/workspaces/workspace.aspx?id=27596728-4727-4dcd-8733-49e4017e90bd that might be what you're looking for. i've used it in the past to split up large content databases. it locks, backs up, deletes and restores a site thereby splitting the db's

read through it before you try it though.
heliaxAuthor Commented:
Which workspace is that? I can't get to the link specified. Thanks.
Reid PalmeiraTelecom EngineerCommented:
sorry, i lost track of your question. the workspace in question on golddotnet is the wsssplit workspace. the link shoudl work fine. if not, google wsssplit and it should come up as one of the first few links.

again apologies for the delay, just lost track of the question.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
heliaxAuthor Commented:
wsssplit.exe thanks
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.