Solved

sql 2005 backup compression

Posted on 2011-02-22
3
672 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
i have been asked to send a backup of a database using sql 2005.  We generally use redgate tools for compression.
but does sql 2005 have built in compression?  I cannot find it if there is. anyone know?
0
Comment
Question by:Amanda Walshaw
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
3 Comments
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
robertg34 earned 500 total points
ID: 34957407
No.  Sql 2005 has no built in compression options.  Red Gate is a good tool for that.  Compression is introduced in sql 2008.  
0
 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:agarwalrahul
ID: 34957739
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Amanda Walshaw
ID: 34958106
thought it was the case
0

Featured Post

Migrating Your Company's PCs

To keep pace with competitors, businesses must keep employees productive, and that means providing them with the latest technology. This document provides the tips and tricks you need to help you migrate an outdated PC fleet to new desktops, laptops, and tablets.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

There are some very powerful Data Management Views (DMV's) introduced with SQL 2005. The two in particular that we are going to discuss are sys.dm_db_index_usage_stats and sys.dm_db_index_operational_stats.   Recently, I was involved in a discu…
INTRODUCTION: While tying your database objects into builds and your enterprise source control system takes a third-party product (like Visual Studio Database Edition or Red-Gate's SQL Source Control), you can achieve some protection using a sing…
Although Jacob Bernoulli (1654-1705) has been credited as the creator of "Binomial Distribution Table", Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716) did his dissertation on the subject in 1666; Leibniz you may recall is the co-inventor of "Calculus" and beat Isaac…

740 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question