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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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Ensuring Database Performance in an Ever-Changing Infrastructure
sponsored by Dell Software
WEBCAST: In this webcast, learn how to tackle database complexity stemming from today's constantly fluctuating infrastructure. Understand the pillars of efficient performance monitoring and how to institute a solid database performance strategy that improves analysis and accelerates problem detection and resolution.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Oct 8, 2015

Dell Software

Best Practices for Upgrading to Oracle Database 12c
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: In this webcast, get a primer to database upgrades, and then an overview of the upgrade process specifically for Oracle Database 12c. Learn about the benefits of upgrading, including reducing maintenance costs.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Mar 14, 2016

Oracle Corporation

Database Upgrade and Migration Considerations for your Organization
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of different tools, techniques and utilities designed to optimize your database environment. Uncover guidance and information to help you choose among various upgrade and migration methods.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Oracle Corporation

Customers Discuss Oracle Database 12c
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
VIDEO: In this video, hear from several users of Oracle 12c databases who discuss the benefits of the new pluggable database feature, and how this can free up time for focusing on business goals.
Posted: 14 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 14 Mar 2016

Oracle Corporation

Database on Cloud: Fast, Simple, Economical, and yes, Secure
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This data sheet explores databases available on demand as a cloud service. Designed with security in mind, you'll uncover the variety of advantages from leveraging this nontraditional approach to database management.
Posted: 10 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

IBM

What Makes Oracle Database-as-a-Service a Compelling Option?
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Explore the possibilities of Oracle's cloud services for database management. With a fully functional database running on a dedicated virtual machine, you could experience benefits such as: full admin control, scalability, and cost-effectiveness.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Published: 09 Mar 2016

Oracle Corporation

Oracle AWR Reports Under the Microscope
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: This short resource provides readers with an insightful, yet quick and easy guide into how to analyze AWR reports to identify performance issues in Oracle databases. Read on to learn how to uncover solutions that can help ensure your problems are eliminated for good.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

Pure Storage

The Benefits of a Reliable Database in the Cloud
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: In this webcast, learn how subscription-based Oracle Database Cloud enables simple, fast, and secure cloud services for its databases. Discover the benefits this can provide, such as: real-time updates and app deployment, as-needed CPU, memory, and storage adjustment, and more.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Premiered: May 13, 2015

Oracle Corporation

NoSQL Databases Continue to Expand and Co-exist with SQL
sponsored by Rackspace
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, explore the challenges that NoSQL databases are rising to meet, and how the latest developments in NoSQL database technology are interweaving with traditional relational databases.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 22 Feb 2016

Rackspace

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

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: Access this TechTarget e-guide and you'll receive tips on the building blocks of simple and effective SQL Server Administration, including inspecting error logs, verifying scheduled jobs, verifying all server instances are up and more.
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 2014 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: In this TechTarget e-guide we sit down with two seasoned SQL Server experts as they relay their experience SQL Server 2016. Access this e-guide and you'll find out how SQL Server 2016 is already better tuning queries, identifying problematic workloads and much more.
Posted: 03 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Microsoft

The Technical Details of SQL Server 2016
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This technical white paper provides you with all the information you'll need to properly consider the benefits of upgrading to SQL Server 2016. Access now and learn how to implement a private, public or hybrid cloud integration.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 May 2015

Microsoft

How to Use Hyper-Convergence to Get More Out of Oracle
sponsored by SimpliVity
WHITE PAPER: In this expert white paper, learn how hyper-converged infrastructure can solve your top challenges in managing Oracle databases.
Posted: 05 Oct 2015 | Published: 05 Oct 2015

SimpliVity

DBA Skills Must Evolve, Morph to Cope With Big Data Technologies
sponsored by Rackspace
EGUIDE: This e-guide will explore top trends in data processing that DBA's should be aware of. Download now to learn what skills DBA's should be learning to keep pace with this changing landscape.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 22 Feb 2016

Rackspace

MongoDB Updates Include Swappable Data Storage Engines
sponsored by Rackspace
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, discover recent updates to MongoDB that enable organizations to switch storage engines depending on user needs. Additionally, learn about forthcoming updates to MongoDB that will streamline database design and provide better visibility into NoSQL data structures.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 22 Feb 2016

Rackspace

The Evolution of the DBA and the Data Architect
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: Learn the essential skills required for data professionals today. Discover how DBAs can keep up with the latest demands, and how data architects can build a robust data infrastructure in the age of big data.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 27 May 2015

Rackspace

Simplify Database Administration with All-Flash Array
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: Check out this brief white paper to discover how all-flash arrays can create a scale-out architecture that provides reliable and consistent performance – and alleviates the stresses of your DBAs. By implementing this flash array, your enterprise can simplify your database layout and ensure your data services are performed in-line, all the time.
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
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