BrandPost: How Database Administrators Can Keep (or Improve) Their Jobs in the Cloud Era

Kristin Burnham - CIO

Database administrators (DBAs) have been the gatekeepers to a business’s most valuable asset: its data. They design, implement, and maintain the business’s database systems; establish policies and procedures for managing, securing, and maintaining them; and train employees in their management and use. Ask Oracle CEO Mark Hurd, who in May announced a new cloud-based autonomous database. If all of that moved to the autonomous database, that number would change to zero.”

BrandPost: How Database Administrators Can Keep (or Improve) Their Jobs in the Cloud Era

Kristin Burnham - CIO

Database administrators (DBAs) have been the gatekeepers to a business’s most valuable asset: its data. They design, implement, and maintain the business’s database systems; establish policies and procedures for managing, securing, and maintaining them; and train employees in their management and use. Ask Oracle CEO Mark Hurd, who in May announced a new cloud-based autonomous database. If all of that moved to the autonomous database, that number would change to zero.”

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The Impact of DevOps on Database Monitoring and Management

DevOps.com

The rise of DevOps has broken down silos and brought database administrators (DBAs) and application developers closer together to deliver software faster and in a more agile manner. The post The Impact of DevOps on Database Monitoring and Management appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs DevOps Practice Doin' DevOps Enterprise DevOps continual improvement database administrators database monitoring DBAs devops

6 Things to Look for in a DBA Managed Service Provider

Datavail

Data plays an integral role in business, and the explosion in the amount of data poses a real challenge to database managers. Cloud-based database management provides organizations with database expertise when it is needed, where it is needed, and at the scale at which it is needed.

Cassandra Data Modeling Guide to Best Practices

Are you a developer, database architect, or database administrator that's new to Cassandra but have been tasked with developing a Cassandra schema design? Learn the basic rules to keep in mind when designing your schema for Cassandra.

7 Signs Your Company Needs Database Consulting Services

Datavail

As a result, many companies are using database consulting services to help them meet this challenge. The question many business leaders are struggling with is, “Should we outsource our database administration?” What is Database Consulting?

How We Achieved MongoDB Replication on Docker

Dzone - DevOps

Picture your database server. devops docker mongo db mongo database administration dbPrologue. Now imagine it somehow breaks. Despair comes up and disturbs the reaction. Maybe you lost data. Maybe you had too much downtime. Maybe you lost work hours.

Tech Careers of the Future

I'm Programmer

Programming Funny Images Programming Jokes Database Administrator machine learning engineer Network administratorThe post Tech Careers of the Future appeared first on I'm Programmer.

Top 5 New Features of Oracle 18c Database

Datavail

With the release of Oracle 18c in January of 2019, database administrators can draw on a range of new features and functional improvements throughout the product. Starting with Oracle 18c, the database can authenticate and authorize users from Microsoft’s Active Directory, without the need for any intermediate directories. This new feature is named Centrally Managed Users (CMU) and allows you to manage authorization for Active Directory users to access the Oracle database.

What Happens When Your Oracle EBS DBA Retires?

Datavail

As a legacy technology with a 30-year history, Oracle E-Business Suite is especially vulnerable, with many database administrators already retired or on their way out. 31 percent of organizations say that they face a skills shortage in database administration.

New DBAs Are Shifting to Cloud – Who Will Manage Your On-prem Oracle Apps?

Datavail

Yet as database administrators retrain and prepare for this new world of cloud, there will be fewer DBAs left to manage their on-premise software. Daily activities such as provisioning database access are also becoming easier.

Optimizing Oracle Databases at a Global Airline

Datavail

Oracle Database is one of Oracle’s flagship products, helping organizations of all sizes and industries efficiently store and organize vast quantities of information. It’s no surprise that according to one survey, 51 percent of Fortune 100 companies use Oracle as their primary database.

Removing Advanced Compression from Large Tables with DBMS_REDEFINITION

Datavail

Created separate undo tablespace for process, to prevent impacting other database transaction undo usage. Blog advanced compression compression tables database administration DBA Oracle database Oracle DBProblem: One of Datavail’s customers had found there were some tables using advanced compression features on tables, but did not have a license.

The TCO of DBaaS with Nutanix Era (or Why to Evolve from Traditional Database Operations)

Nutanix

Nutanix Era brings a new approach to database administration that is similarly changing the nature of the DBA role

Appian Extends Low-Code Approach to Aggregating Data

DevOps.com

At an online Appian World conference, Appian today unveiled an update to its low-code platform that adds a set of visual tools that enables developers to aggregate data within an application with the help of a database administrator (DBA) or data engineering team.

The TCO of DBaaS with Nutanix Era (or Why to Evolve from Traditional Database Operations)

Nutanix

Nutanix Era brings a new approach to database administration that is similarly changing the nature of the DBA role

The TCO of DBaaS with Nutanix Era (or Why to Evolve from Traditional Database Operations)

Nutanix

Nutanix Era brings a new approach to database administration that is similarly changing the nature of the DBA role

Difference between Computer Science and Information Technology

The Crazy Programmer

Information technology is a classification of work focusing on the management and processing of information using technology through databases, computer technology or In other words, we can say that Information Technology professionals are basically the users and maintainers of technology.

Instaclustr Extends Enterprise Support Offering to Include PostgreSQL

Instaclustr

Instaclustr’s support offering for the core PostgreSQL application will be complemented by an application database administration support service, which can provide hands-on database administration services and work to implement solutions to issues with your database application.

Do I Still Need a DBA When I Move to MongoDB Atlas?

Datavail

Many people read about Databases as a service (DBaaS) and think “My prayers are answered!” ” or “I will have no need for additional database help” But is this true? Database as a service is a service you purchase that includes the infrastructure, as well as the database that sits on top of it. DBaaS makes it very easy to spin up instances, manage, administer, and decommision a database with a few clicks.

Provision Databases Easier with Nutanix Era & ServiceNow

Nutanix

Provisioning new databases and cloning database requests make up a hefty portion of a database administrator’s (DBAs) workload. As reported in Forrester’s Total Economic Impact survey for Nutanix Era, database provisioning is time consuming, tedious, and often requires additional approvals for new systems to support the new provision

Sencha Announces Release of Ext JS 7.4 at Annual SenchaCon Virtual Conference

The Crazy Programmer

delivers B2B software productivity tools that enable technical users to do more with less — from database administrators, to database and application developers, to test management and dev ops teams. Austin, Texas – Apr. 22, 2021 Sencha, a portfolio company of IDERA, Inc.,

SOC Audit Results

Apps Associates

Apps Associates, LLC is proud to announce the successful completion of its annual Type 2, SOC 1 and Type 2 , SOC 2 examinations, for its Remote Database Administration and Hosted Managed Services. The resulting reports, issued by Schellman & Company, LLC, cover the period of January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018. The SOC … Continue reading "SOC Audit Results". The post SOC Audit Results appeared first on Apps Associates. Corporate soc audit reports

Five Benefits of DevOps for Database and How to Achieve Them

Dzone - DevOps

But these benefits can be delayed when database changes are also required because most DevOps teams don’t encompass databases. The strongest DevOps teams include database administrators (DBAs), with database DevOps functioning as a natural component of DevOps processes. Once implemented, database DevOps contributes to a leaner, more reliable, and faster development process. By adopting database DevOps, companies typically see five major benefits.

Datavail Achieves AWS Service Delivery Designation for Amazon RDS

Datavail

Datavail has reached an exciting milestone : We’ve achieved the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Service Delivery Designation for Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS). What are the Benefits of Using Amazon RDS for Your Cloud Database Infrastructure?

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Which Is Best for Your MariaDB Cloud Migration: Azure or an Azure VM?

Datavail

MariaDB is a powerful open-source relational database that can expand to even more functionality when you migrate it to Azure Database for MariaDB. Azure’s cloud platform offers many benefits, especially if you’re migrating an on-premises MariaDB database.

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4 Ways to Optimize Database Operations

Datavail

Much of this information is structured data that must be contained in highly complex databases, perhaps reaching hundreds of tables and dozens of attributes for each one. As the supply of and demand for data both continue to increase, companies need database administrators (DBAs) who are skilled at optimizing databases. Poorly designed database schemas can create problems such as performance issues and struggles with efficient query processing.

2019 PostgreSQL Trends Report: Private vs. Public Cloud, Migrations, Database Combinations & Top Reasons Used

High Scalability

PostgreSQL is an open source object-relational database system that has soared in popularity over the past 30 years from its active, loyal, and growing community. For the 2nd year in a row, PostgreSQL has kept the title of #1 fastest growing database in the world according to the DBMS of the Year report by the experts at DB-Engines.

Boost Your Career by Getting Oracle Associate Certified – 1Z0-052 Exam Review from PrepAway

The Crazy Programmer

In order to achieve a very reputable Oracle Certified Associate, or OCA credential, an aspiring database administrator has to pass the Oracle 1Z0-052 certification exam. The OCA certification acts as a document that shows that you have the fundamental skills and knowledge for dealing with the Oracle Database 11g. To get this credential, you have to pass the Oracle 1Z0-052 test, and only then you will be able to prove your skills over the Oracle Database 11g.

Implementing a Data Management Strategy: Key Processes, Main Platforms, and Best Practices

Altexsoft

Database administration: maintaining data availability. Specialist responsible for the area: database administrator. Database administration encompasses everything required to manage databases and ensure data availability.

How to Solve the Oracle Error ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified

Datavail

The “ORA-12154: TNS:could not resolve the connect identifier specified” Oracle error is a commonly seen message for database administrators. When this occurs, there’s an issue with creating a connection with one of your Oracle services or database instances.

DB2 Mainframe Catastrophe Diverted with Open System Migration

Datavail

This year offers corporate leaders all kinds of ‘teachable moments,’ but perhaps the lesson with the highest value is: ‘ always alert to evolving data and database management considerations.’ Database Failure = System and Business Failure.

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Value Proposition of the Cloudera Operational Database over Legacy Apache HBase Deployments

Cloudera

The CDP Operational Database ( COD ) builds on the foundation of existing operational database capabilities that were available with Apache HBase and/or Apache Phoenix in legacy CDH and HDP deployments.

Hottest tech skills to hire for in 2020

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Database administrators. The benefits of honing technical skills go far beyond the Information Technology industry.

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How to effectively eliminate dependencies with sociotechnical learning

Scrum.org

Organizations need to move fast and receive ongoing feedback from customers to drive sustainable innovation through continuous discovery and value delivery. But there is a problem — dependencies. . Dependencies are knowledge gaps. .

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Reasons to Upgrade to MongoDB 3.6

Datavail

Database upgrades are a concerning thought for many database administrators. Security is almost always going to act as the primary motivator for upgrading your databases. Once hackers find a way to get into older versions of databases, they often look for as many vulnerable ones as possible. If you stick with an older MongoDB database, then you could end up on their list. In addition to MongoDB, we also have relational database experts.

SQL Database Performance Tuning for Developers

Toptal

Database tuning can be an incredibly difficult task, particularly when working with large-scale data where even the most minor change can have a dramatic (positive or negative) impact on performance. In mid-sized and large companies, most database tuning will be handled by a Database Administrator (DBA).

The Importance of Database Modernization for Cloud Adoption

Datavail

Older databases shifted into the cloud may not serve the needs of modern applications. As your users have more complex use cases, with a growing amount of data and data sources, real-time feature requests, and rapid scaling requirements, your database technology needs to change too.

What Types of Support Can You Get for MongoDB

Datavail

Your in-house database specialists may not have experience with NoSQL solutions. These service providers are also useful in getting your IT team used to working with a NoSQL database, which can difficult if they’re only experienced with relational databases. Some of the support services offered include routine maintenance, such as patching the MongoDB databases and servers, and migrating MongoDB to new versions as they become available.

10 Best Practices to Secure PostgreSQL AWS RDS/Aurora

Datavail

Make sure these subnets are private until there is an explicit need of accessing RDS database from the public network based on use-case. Tools like PSQL client or pgAdmin should be installed on bastion hosts for Administrative needs for the database administrators.

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