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Split backup - one thread for each file?

Keith_WaltonKeith_Walton Posts: 24
edited May 5, 2009 8:44AM in SQL Backup Previous Versions
Right now I'm using THREADCOUNT = 2 to speed up my backup and restore. If I split the backup into two files instead of using THREADCOUNT (these options are mutually exclusive), will it automatically use one thread for each file? I want the performance boost of multiple threads and by putting each file on a different raid array.

Thanks
Keith Walton
Chief Software Architect
NHXS

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