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Minimum server role to meet needs

Posted on 2014-03-26
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bulkadmin, dbcreator, iskadmin, processadmin, public, securityadmin, serveradmin, setupadmin,  sysadmin.

Above are the choices of Server roles.  If a user needs to create jobs using SQL Server Agent->jobs and create maintenance plans using Management - > maintenance plans, what would be the MINIMUM server role to give in order to perform those requirements?
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Sysadmin is required for maintenance plans and sql jobs
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are you limited to assigning rights based upon SQL's predefined server roles, or can you create a server role and give specific rights?
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I discovered the feature in SQL 2012 of user defined server roles, so I am going to post this question under SQL 2012 and inquire about that new feature.
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Agreed. Thank You.  It's the next best thing to an answer.
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