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 FILEGROUP backup. Move all Indexes or CI only?
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Yak Posting Veteran

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Posted - 02/18/2014 :  10:27:24  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I'm about to move all the Indexes of an existing table to a different FileGroup and LUN. This is not due performance issues but in order to reduce backup time and backup space.

Should I move all Indexes to that FileGroup or only the Cluster Index? I know in case of a disaster recovery scenario, the whole table will be unavailable until I restore the CI, am I right about that?

Additional details: the table itself is about 200GB. Database size is 1.1 TB. We use RedGate backups.

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