Microsoft SQL Server® is a market leading enterprise level database solution used by any a large number and variety of applications on which to host their databases and store their data. Microsoft SQL Server is an incredibly powerful, scalable and robust solution, however it is it’s robustness that often leads customers into a false sense of security.
As with anything in life, things can go wrong, and this is true with SQL Server. Your valuable data can be lost for a number of reasons such as hardware failure, theft, fire, flood, user error etc. and so it is worth planning for such events to make recovery as painless as possible.