Chapter 9. Enforcing Compliance

As the demand for data keeps growing, and security and compliance keep tightening, the role of the DBA has become an increasingly critical part of the organization. It is becoming more important for DBAs to have a good understanding of compliance, because they are the ones responsible for securing the data. Also, as compliance regulations continue to become more mainstream, the chances of working for a company that does not need to comply with these regulations is becoming more and more of a rarity.

SQL Server has made several enhancements to its feature set over the years to keep up with these growing compliance needs. As a part of these enhancements, in SQL Server 2008, you can use Policy-Based Management to ensure ...

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