Any issues with VMware Snapshots on SQL servers as a rollback for deployment?

We deploy scripts to SQL DBs part of a software deployment.  We've had some issues in the past restoring DBs when the deploy didn't work.
I'd like to snapshot and consolidate as part of the rollback procedure.  Are there any real dangers with doing this?  The SQL DB would not be in use by except for the scripts being run against it during the deploy.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
This is what Snapshots are designed.

Rolling back a server should be fine.

However, a word of caution when using snapsots

1. performance is poor, slower than normal VM operation.
2. make sure the datastore does not run out of space.

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ashokan jayaramanSenior SpecialistCommented:
Nothing to worry in this case,

Take Snapshot and proceed if you have enough space in your storage.
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