ApexSQL Restore is a SQL Server tool capable of working with both native and natively compressed SQL database backups and transaction log backups as live databases. The data is accessible via SQL Server Management Studio, Visual Studio or other third-party tools. This has a simple and easy to use interface. It is intuitive enough that most users should get familiar with it quite easily. Getting productive with it should not take much time. For the IT types, it should be quite easy to take to. It allows attaching a single or multiple full, differential and transaction log backups. You could also mount backup sets to a specific point in time. Any mistaken or malicious changes could be restored very quickly. It is possible to access, change or delete data and objects stored in backups. Backups could be used as reporting data sources. You do not need to work with production data bases and create performance penalties.
Testing is made easier by the ability to re-attach previously attached backup sets in a single click. Restoration is done in a fraction of the time and the disk space needed for a full restore. Mounted databases can be accessed using any of the management tools including SQL Server Management Studio and Visual Studio. Restoration directly to production-ready databases is possible. This is a very good product. If you are looking for a similar solution, you should try it in your exact workflow.