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ALSO CALLED: DBA, Data Base Administrators
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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Guide to MySQL as an Embedded Database: For Software, Appliance and Device Vendors
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Selecting the right database can be vital to your company's success. Examine how MySQL can positively impact the success of your product and business.
Posted: 26 Jun 2017 | Published: 26 Jun 2017

Oracle Corporation

The Data Management Challenge
sponsored by Hosting.com
WHITE PAPER: According to Gartner Research, data volume is set to grow 800% over the next 5 years – and 80% of that data will be unstructured. In this brief infographic, uncover the challenges facing DBAs associated with this massive data growth, and learn about a unified cloud services for application and DB management that could help.
Posted: 23 Jun 2017 | Published: 23 Jun 2017

Hosting.com

Why It May Be More Cost Effective To Use Only The DBA Services You Need, Only When You Need Them
sponsored by Hosting.com
WHITE PAPER: In the past decade, technology and business trends have conspired to minimize the role of DBAs, creating some unintended consequences. In this paper, uncover why it may now be more cost-effective to use only the DBA services you need, rather than a full-time DBA.
Posted: 16 Jun 2017 | Published: 16 Jun 2017

Hosting.com

Change & Upgrade Databases – Without Degrading the User Experience
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Many factors can affect a DB, including: Platform changes, system configuration, hardware upgrades, and more. Simply making changes and risking a poor user experience shouldn't be an option. Learn how DBAs can use Quest® Benchmark Factory to ensure that changes to DBs won't degrade the user experience.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 13 Jun 2017

Quest

Reducing Costs in Your Oracle Database Environment
sponsored by HPE and Intel® Corporate
WHITE PAPER: As data volumes rise, your Oracle database costs rise in unison...but they don't have to. This white paper answers several key questions about your Oracle database to help you optimize your ROI.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

HPE and Intel® Corporate

The Essential Playbook for Optimized SQL Server Management
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: There are unique challenges when it comes to traditional DB management processes. While stressful, solving these challenges can be rewarding. Learn how to overcome DB panic in your SQL Server environment in 3 simple steps.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 02 Jun 2017

Quest

Enabling Agile Database Development with Toad
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: This white paper includes walk-throughs, implementation guidelines and links to videos that will show you how to use Toad Development Suite for Oracle. Learn how to automate your database development processes.
Posted: 31 May 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Quest

Six Reasons to Upgrade Your Database
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover 6 reasons to change your database, including opinions from industry analysts and real-world companies.
Posted: 12 May 2017 | Published: 12 May 2017

IBM

Mitigating data quality complexities in your analytical database
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Inconsistencies in your data can disrupt your strategic business moves, prevent you from planning for the future, and limit your ability to prescribe swift actions across your organization. Download this new e-guide and uncover 13 common data quality management problems and gain expert advice on how to mitigate them for optimal DB performance.
Posted: 03 May 2017 | Published: 21 Feb 2014

TechTarget

What to Consider Before Buying Database Performance Monitoring Tools
sponsored by SearchDataManagement
EBOOK: To help you select the right tool, or tools, to meet your organization's particular database needs, this buyer's handbook offers advice from Mullins on the key features and functions to look for across the different product categories.
Posted: 24 Apr 2017 | Published: 24 Apr 2017

SearchDataManagement

Don't Rush into Cloud Databases without a Well-Grounded Plan
sponsored by Data Intensity
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, DBA Brian Peasland helps you weigh the benefits of moving to the cloud. Discover how to take a strategic approach to implementing an Oracle cloud database that anticipates a variety of challenges from legal regulations to data security.
Posted: 17 Apr 2017 | Published: 07 Apr 2017

Data Intensity

Make Data Manageable by Leveraging Managed Database Services
sponsored by Data Intensity
WHITE PAPER: If your DBA team is stretched thin trying to juggle daily performance issues, you may want to consider adding the expertise and bandwidth of a managed services provider (MSP). Discover how to leverage database managed services that support a variety of technologies from Oracle to SQL Server to enhance performance and unburden your DBAs.
Posted: 06 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Data Intensity

Database Management: Strike the Balance between Cost and Performance
sponsored by Data Intensity
RESOURCE: Discover how to enable your organization to boost database management and performance, all while limiting the stress on DBAs and staying within your budget.
Posted: 05 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Data Intensity

Oracle Database Appliance X6-2-HA
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
DATA SHEET: Learn about a database appliance designed to help organizations save time and effort by simplifying deployment, maintenance and support of high-availability database and application workloads. Discover 10 features that allow the X6-S-HA to reduce planned and unplanned downtime via automated monitoring, so you can focus on innovation.
Posted: 04 Apr 2017 | Published: 04 Apr 2017

Oracle Corporation

Tune Oracle Database Performance without Spending a Fortune
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an alternative strategy for powerful monitoring, diagnostics, and workload analysis without the pitfalls of legacy tools or the expenses of Oracle Diagnostics and Tuning packs. Discover how to ensure and maintain peak Oracle performance and boost the value of your databases, all while slashing your workload.
Posted: 04 Apr 2017 | Published: 04 Apr 2017

Quest

A Database Appliance that is Simple, Optimized, and Affordable
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for 3 key tips on better DBA efficiency, plus 6 ways organizations can make better use of data through an appliance.
Posted: 03 Apr 2017 | Published: 03 Apr 2017

Oracle Corporation

Compare Database Platforms: Build vs. Buy
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, you'll get a side-by-side comparison of what buying and building a database platform entails. Learn how both methods stack up.
Posted: 28 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Mar 2017

Oracle Corporation

A Database Appliance for Every Organization
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, you'll get an overview of a purpose-built appliance for your Oracle database. Get details on performance, consolidation, and availability.
Posted: 24 Mar 2017 | Published: 24 Mar 2017

Oracle Corporation

IDC on Digital Transformation: Run Your DB on the Right Infrastructure
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the digital transformation journey that organizations are going through today. Discover a roadmap on one- or two-socket servers for digital transformation.
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

IBM

Sizing up Oracle Upgrades: Exadata with Oracle Database 12c
sponsored by Oracle
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, 20-year industry veteran Brian Peasley explores the top 10 reasons for upgrading Oracle databases to 12c. Discover how DBAs can improve their management of Oracle systems and how Oracle Exadata Database Machine enables analytics, batch, reporting, and other tasks to run simultaneously across databases.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 10 Feb 2017

Oracle

Managing Your Oracle Database Licenses
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper introduces the basic principles of managing and optimizing the licensing of Oracle databases. Read on to uncover key components of a successful Oracle software asset management (SAM) strategy, and tips for using the intelligence provided by SAM technologies to reduce both the likelihood and cost of an Oracle audit.
Posted: 17 Feb 2017 | Published: 17 Feb 2017

Snow Software

10 Reasons to Upgrade to Oracle Database 12c
sponsored by Oracle
EGUIDE: Let Brian Peasland, a DBA with over 20 years of experience, explains why you should upgrade to Oracle Database 12c. Learn about how you can gain increased back-end support, updated hardware and OS, security patches and more inside.
Posted: 08 Feb 2017 | Published: 08 Feb 2017

Oracle

Compare Database Platforms for Simpler Management and Deployment
sponsored by Oracle
RESOURCE: When it comes to trying to put the right databases and software in place, many companies struggle to end the debate of "build vs. buy." This resource helps you find a cost-effective database to suit your company's needs. Learn about Oracle's database appliance that simplifies deployment, maintenance, and support and can be managed by just one DBA.
Posted: 24 Jan 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Oracle

How to Manage Oracle E-Business Suite Apps and Databases
sponsored by Data Intensity
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: In this expert e-guide, explore how to simplify and achieve a number of tasks that go into managing Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) and databases, including patch updates, improving security, and managing cost-based optimizer stats.
Posted: 26 Apr 2017 | Published: 20 Apr 2017

Data Intensity

Targeted Marketing Your Rivals Can't Copy: Lessons From Data Capital
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: 90% of today's data has been created in the last two years, most of it outside the enterprise. Access this webcast to leverage the big data expertise of Paul Sonderegger, Oracle Big Data Strategist, and get the most out of your data.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Premiered: Feb 22, 2017

Oracle Corporation
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