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how to do sharepoint database disk usage analysis and selective replication?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 22, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


I have a SharePoint 2007 database that is 16GB in size and I want to know why, and how I can reduce the size. Ideally I would like a trimmed replica to use as a developer workstation that retains a good sample data set, and has the ability to be refreshed.

Can you please tell me if there are any third party tools or other methods to accomplish this? I have found the Microsoft tool (stsadm) to be very limited in this regard.

Many thanks.

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