Category Archives: DBA

SQL Server Encryption (TDE)

The following is basically a keep safe for myself of useful Encryption related scripts that I use on a daily basis when dealing with MSSQL Servers TDE Encryption. If it’s any use. Feel free to copy and re-use any parts

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Installig SQL 2008R2 SP3 failed – Crytographic Error

Installing SQL Server 2008R2 SP3 should be a relatively easy and trouble free experience. In recent months I have updated over 50 instances with no issues. Most of the time it’s a brainless repeatable process. Script logins, Backup databases, runĀ  … Continue reading

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