November 03, 2009 08:00 ET

Idera Offers New SQL toolbox for SQL Server DBAs and Developers

Idera's Value-Priced SQL toolbox Provides More Than 25 Powerful Tools DBAs and Developers Will Use Every Day

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - November 3, 2009) - In booth #200 at the 2009 PASS Summit, Idera, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and leading provider of management and administration solutions for Microsoft SQL Server, today announced SQL toolbox™, a collection of powerful, easy-to-use products containing more than 25 essential tools for SQL Server database administrators (DBAs) and developers. SQL toolbox combines more than 25 tools for SQL Server database backup, virtual data recovery, database comparison and database administration, all in one value-priced bundle.

The SQL toolbox includes:

--  SQL virtual database™ -- A NEW tool that enables instant-access to
    critical data in a backup file without wasting the time or storage
    necessary to restore the database.
--  SQL safe Lite™ -- A lite version of Idera's award-winning SQL
    safe™ backup and recovery solution for SQL server, SQL safe Lite
    delivers record breaking compression and speed using a scriptable interface
    (command line and XSP).
--  SQL administration toolset™ -- 24 essential desktop tools for
    monitoring, troubleshooting, administering and reporting on SQL Server.
--  SQL comparison toolset™ -- One product that does the job of two:
    object and data comparison, and synchronization of SQL Server databases.

"Idera's SQL toolbox delivers powerful tools that DBAs will use each and every day to save hours of time and provide increased levels of service to their users," said Rick Pleczko, President and CEO of Idera. "When you consider the price of SQL toolbox is around $600 less than the cost of the individual tools, it's easy to see that SQL toolbox provides incredible value for SQL Server DBAs and developers."

Idera also announced new product, SQL virtual database, and a new version of its SQL safe™ product. To read the press releases go to

Pricing and availability

The SQL toolbox is available today at $995 per instance. Idera customers receive automatic notifications when new tools are available, upgrade notifications and even the ability to install upgrades directly from SQL toolbox.

About Idera

Idera provides tools for Microsoft SQL Server, SharePoint and PowerShell management and administration. Our products provide solutions for performance monitoring, backup and recovery, security and auditing and PowerShell scripting. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Idera is a Microsoft Gold Partner and has over 6,000 customers worldwide. To learn more, please contact Idera at +1-713.523.4433 or visit

Idera is a division of BBS Technologies, Inc. Idera, SQL toolbox, SQL administration toolset, SQL comparison toolset, SQL virtual database and SQL safe are trademarks or registered trademarks of BBS Technologies, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and other jurisdictions. All other company and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.

Contact Information

  • Press and Analyst contact:
    Carrie Ward
    PR for Idera
    +1 832-407-5347
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