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DEFINITION: An IT staff member who directs or performs all activities related to maintaining a successful database environment. Responsibilities include designing, implementing, and maintaining the database system; establishing policies and procedures pertaining to the management, security, maintenance, and use of the DBMS. Typically, a DBA has either a degree in Computer Science and some on-the-job training  … 
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Database Administrators Reports
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Databases on Traditional Storage: It's Complicated
sponsored by Pure Storage
VIDEO: This webcast focuses on strategies to help you break away from traditional storage in your database environment. Uncover simple ways to optimize database performance with virtualized storage.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Premiered: 03 Jun 2014

Pure Storage

Defense-In-Depth: Database Securing
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Today, a DBA can leave work with terabytes of information easily. In this technical primer, you'll find details on ways to control access for your authorized users. Uncover strategies for data theft, SQL injection, and noncompliance prevention.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 10 Feb 2016

Oracle Corporation

Your Guide to Database Firewall Strategies
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Uncover comprehensive and flexible database, operating system, and application monitoring strategies. Learn how database firewall tools can act as a first line of defense for your network, help prevent SQL injection, and much more.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Oracle Corporation

Why Database in the Cloud?
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
VIDEO: When it comes to database in the cloud, this video lays the foundation for a solid business case. Uncover useful statistics that will help you determine your needs for Database as a Service (DBaaS).
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Premiered: 05 Feb 2016

Oracle Corporation

Optimizing SQL Server and IT Performance
sponsored by Rackspace
RESOURCE CENTER: This resource discusses how Rackspace DBA Services can help you to augment your in-house staff, architect and optimize infrastructure, alleviate the burden of routine IT maintenance, help extend the life of legacy systems and optimize new technologies such as SQL Server 2014.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

Rackspace

Data Sheet: SQL Server 2016
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This datasheet lists details on three categories of enhancement in the latest roll-out of SQL Server. Learn about improved scalability, powerful insights on any device, security upgrades, and much more.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

Microsoft

The Total Economic Impact of SQL Server
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research report about SQL Server allows readers to evaluate the potential financial impact of SQL Server for mission-critical applications. See the results of interviews with six businesses and let their experiences drive your decision-making.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Microsoft

SQL Server Comparison: In-Memory Features
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This technical white paper examines the key components of in-memory capabilities. Discover where in-memory technology in SQL Server stands in comparison to others.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 May 2015

Microsoft

SQL Server and the Data Platform
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This data sheet presents three reasons SQL Server is beneficial to the enterprise, offering details about each one. Discover why building, deploying, and managing solutions that span on-premises and cloud environments just got easier.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Microsoft

SQL Server DBA Responsibilities & Implications of Integration
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: "Database management" may sound like one responsibility to the uninitiated, but those who are more familiar know it's just an umbrella term. Read on to explore six duties that are the building blocks of effective SQL Server administration.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Microsoft

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Review
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: SQL Server 2016 is already showing promising improvements. Still, experts advise early deployers to take extra precaution. Access this e-guide and learn how to get a headstart, and uncover a Q&A with two seasoned SQL Server pros.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Microsoft

The Technical Details of SQL Server 2016
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers new database management features in the latest evolution of SQL Server. Learn how backups, migrations, and more have been enhanced and made simpler in SQL Server 2016.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 May 2015

Microsoft

Simplify Database Administration with All-Flash Array
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper discusses how all-flash arrays can alleviate the stresses of SQL database administrators (DBAs) by providing scale-out performance architecture. Access now and discover how this all-flash array can simplify your database layout and provide consistent, dependable database performance.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jan 2016

EMC

Redefine DBA Productivity With All-Flash Arrays
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper discusses how all-flash arrays can alleviate the stresses of Oracle DBAs by providing scale-out performance architecture. Access now and discover how this all-flash array can simplify your database layout and enable continuous and efficient operations.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 19 Jan 2016

EMC

Pros and Cons of Oracle Database Cloud
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how Oracle's cloud database strategy has taken a step forward. Read on to explore an analysis of their latest cloud database offering that looks into strengths, weaknesses, and more.
Posted: 01 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Databases: Why All Signs Point to the Cloud
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how many organizations are turning to a Database as a Service (DBaaS) cloud strategy to provide instant availability of resources. Explore the differences in DBaaS cloud models, delve into DBaaS use cases, and more.
Posted: 01 Dec 2015 | Published: 01 Dec 2015

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Stop Throwing Hardware at SQL Server Performance
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to discover why the most practical way to gather and analyze performance data is through a third-party tool that performs database analysis. Discover how your organization can find the right tool to improve your database performance today.
Posted: 16 Oct 2015 | Published: 16 Oct 2015

SolarWinds, Inc.

Is The Data Warehouse Dead?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper investigates the current state of data warehouses as big data comes to the forefront as an alternative. Read on to see what a survey of you peers thought regarding the question of the death of data warehouses.
Posted: 15 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

IBM

Hadoop for the Enterprise: Making Data Management Massively Scalable, Agile, Feature-Rich, and Cost-Effective
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth white paper describes how Hadoop is taking on a new role in enterprises as a means of handling both data storage and analytics. Download this white paper now to learn about the top Hadoop implementation trends and best practices.
Posted: 31 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

IBM

Penton WP: Modernizing Your SQL Server Infrastructure
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how 24x7 availability could ensure that your SQL server databases and IT infrastructure are agile and effective. Read now to devise your own SQL server infrastructure plan.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Published: 25 Aug 2015

NetApp

The continuum of protection solutions for Microsoft
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Data in this white paper. Learn the top 10 ways you can protect your data and improve your database performance.
Posted: 15 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

EMC Corporation

Indiana University Speeds Performance Tuning and Diagnostics for Oracle and SQL Server on VMWare
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Discover how Indiana University was able to achieve faster more proactive identification of the root cause of their critical database performance issues.
Posted: 02 Jun 2015 | Published: 02 Jun 2015

SolarWinds, Inc.

Six Reasons to Upgrade Your Database
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover 6 reasons why changing your database can help you take advantage of data and analytics innovations. Discover how your company can manage growth, gain insights, and cut costs with the right database in the era of big data.
Posted: 27 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

IBM

Comparing Relational Databases, Memory Cache, and NoSQL Databases
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: Relational databases, memory cache, and NoSQL databases are three unique approaches to database management. This resource provides a comparison of these three database types, including strengths and limitations.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Rackspace

Expert Assistance For Database Administration
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines a series of DBA services designed to help you manage Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle databases across their entire lifecycles in a manner that extends the capabilities of your own DBA teams.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 26 Jun 2013

Rackspace
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