This chapter prepares you to use SQL Server replication. You will learn about the types of replication that are available and physical replication topologies used to implement them. You will learn about the planning issues involved in setting up replication to perform efficiently and securely. You will learn to use SQL Server Enterprise Manager to implement replication, create publications, and configure Subscribers. Finally, you will learn to monitor replication and configure properties of Distributors and replication agents.
To complete this chapter, you must have