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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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Big data in the cloud: How to reduce data center infrastructure costs
sponsored by SearchCloudComputing.com
WHITE PAPER: How can cloud computing help companies in the new world of big data? This expert handbook looks at some possible answers to this question.
Posted: 14 Oct 2013 | Published: 14 Oct 2013

SearchCloudComputing.com

Unlock the Power of Microsoft SQL Server 2012
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Microsoft SQL Server 2012 has many great new features that will allow you to develop higher performing, more scalable next-generation applications using more than just relational data.
Posted: 05 Sep 2013 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

Global Knowledge

CW buyer's guide: data management
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: A data management platform is a centralised computing system for collecting, integrating and managing large sets of structured and unstructured data from disparate sources. Effective use of such information management systems will provide access to consistent, accurate and current data.
Posted: 27 Aug 2013 | Published: 27 Aug 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Needle in a Datastack: The rise of big security data
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: This research from McAfee investigates how well organisations are positioned to address the challenges of managing security in a world of ever increasing amounts and types of data.
Posted: 08 Jul 2013 | Published: 08 Jul 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Integrated Systems and Streamlined Practices Propel New, Responsive IT Organizations
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn more about the significant IT transformation that firms are deploying. It explores the meaning behind simplified computing platforms and integrated systems. Find out about the benefits like speed, flexibility and savings by reading this paper now.
Posted: 05 Apr 2013 | Published: 05 Apr 2013

IBM

Big data, big potential: Find analytics success with the right database foundation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, learn how the right database foundation can help your organization facilitate real-time analytics and capitalize on the full potential of big data.
Posted: 10 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

IBM

Subway Successfully Implements Virtualization
sponsored by IIS Technology
CASE STUDY: This case study reveals how the right virtualization strategy enabled the sandwich chain Subway to quickly provision SQL Servers while also maintaining performance and data access. Learn how you can mirror Subway's virtualization success by reading on now.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 14 Nov 2013

IIS Technology

The Backbone for Enterprise Cloud-Ready Database Platform
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a shared infrastructure designed for remote and small office environments, and discusses its usage as a Microsoft SQL Server database platform.
Posted: 12 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Dell and Microsoft

Dell Virtualization Solution for Microsoft SQL Server 2012 using PowerEdge R820
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the advantages of consolidating Microsoft SQL Server database application workloads to a virtualization environment, and introduces a server platform that can help you drive success.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

Dell and Microsoft

Preparing a database strategy for Big Data
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This e-guide outlines the key database challenges and opportunities introduced by big data, and offers expert advice to help you successfully prepare a big data database strategy.
Posted: 10 Sep 2013 | Published: 10 Sep 2013

IBM

Deployment guide: Configuring a highly available Microsoft SQL Server 2012 environment on a Dell PowerEdge VRTX
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This valuable guide will walk IT and business leaders through the process of setting up a highly available Microsoft SQL Server 2012 environment using the shared infrastructure platform Dell PowerEdge VRTX.
Posted: 06 Sep 2013 | Published: 06 Sep 2013

Dell, Inc.

People and Processes: Keys to IT as a Service Success
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: ITaaS has transformed how businesses operate, making them more efficient and smarter.  Learn the eight things you can do as a CIO to accelerate the benefits of ITaaS in your workplace.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 01 Aug 2013

VMware, Inc.

Improving Database Performance by using LSI Nytro XD Application Acceleration Solution with a Storage Area Network (SAN)
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: See how the Nytro product family from LSI provides financial services organizations with flash-based application acceleration to deliver real-time analytics to meet competitive, customer and compliance demands.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

LSI Corporation.

Lower IT Costs with Oracle Database 11g Release 2
sponsored by Oracle India Pvt. Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Download the "Lower IT Costs with Oracle Database 11g Release 2" whitepaper and discover new options and features that can help you reduce server and storage costs, improve query performance, and ensure availability during database application upgrades.
Posted: 17 May 2013 | Published: 28 Mar 2012

Oracle India Pvt. Ltd

SAP NetWeaver and Oracle Exadata Database Machine: A Technical Guide for installation, migration and configuration
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn more about the necessary steps to setup an SAP system. It describes the required Oracle software environment settings on the database and other information on how to install SAP required database patches.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 24 Apr 2013

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Oracle Exadata: Benefits for SAP
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn more about the comprehensive features that help easily manage the most demanding transaction processing, business intelligence and content management. It outlines a wide range of options to help extend the database and help grow your business as well as improve your users performance, security and availability.
Posted: 23 Apr 2013 | Published: 23 Apr 2013

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

MongoDB Enterprise Datasheet
sponsored by MongoDB, Inc.
DATA SHEET: This datasheet introduces a new platform that has the features you need to improve database security & monitoring, enterprise software integration, and much more. Read on to see if this tool can help you realize business success.
Posted: 19 Apr 2013 | Published: 19 Apr 2013

MongoDB, Inc.

Tools for Fine-tuning SQL Server Performance
sponsored by Idera
EGUIDE: In this expert E-Guide, database administrators and business leaders will find key tips for streamlining and improving SQL Server performance. Also inside, learn about three third-party tools that can facilitate SQL Server management.
Posted: 11 Apr 2013 | Published: 11 Apr 2013

Idera

SAP data archiving: The keys to a successful project revealed
sponsored by Dolphin
EBOOK: In this expert E-Book, find practical advice for developing an SAP data archiving strategy, and learn how this approach can help you better manage data volumes while meeting compliance and e-discovery requirements.
Posted: 05 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Dolphin

Giving Your Oracle Hardware Performance a Shot in the Arm
sponsored by EMC Corporation
EBOOK: In this expert handbook, discover three ways to boost Oracle database and application performance that normal Oracle development thinking might cause you to overlook: selecting metrics for server hardware, improving project management, and harnessing in-memory processing.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Published: 15 Mar 2013

EMC Corporation

Upgrading to SQL Server 2012
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EGUIDE: Consult this expert e-guide to help determine if you should upgrade to an existing SQL Server instance to 2012 or implement a new instance. It outlines step-by-step instructions for what you need to know in order to prepare for SQL server 2012.
Posted: 05 Mar 2013 | Published: 05 Mar 2013

Dell, Inc.

Tips for a Smooth SQL Server Migration
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: View this expert e-guide to alleviate your fear of a SQL server migration. It outlines three easy ways to migrate to the latest release of SQL server and demonstrates the pros and cons of using SQL stored procedures. Consult this resource to determine if you should migrate from one method to another.
Posted: 05 Mar 2013 | Published: 05 Mar 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Understanding Oracle business intelligence and analytics
sponsored by ParAccel
EGUIDE: In this SearchOracle.com expert e-guide, read a Q&A that dives into the topics covered at the annual summit held this January by the business intelligence (BI) special interest group within the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG), including  advanced Oracle analytics, connectors to Hadoop, the R statistical programming language, and big data.
Posted: 17 Jan 2013 | Published: 10 Jan 2013

ParAccel

What's New in Toad for Oracle v11.6
sponsored by Dell Software
WEBCAST: Watch this video to find out why Toad for Oracle is the best solution for database professionals. Find out more about how it combines the functionality available with specialized editions built for a job function. It also offers accured code development and a simpler approach to administration.
Posted: 14 Jan 2013 | Premiered: Jan 7, 2013

Dell Software

Oracle Database: The Database of Choice for Deploying SAP Solutions
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: With the myriad of available database options, choosing the one that best supports your business-critical applications can be challenging – but it doesn't have to be. This exclusive resource examines three top database offerings -- Oracle, DB2, and SQL Server -- to determine which is best suited for SAP users.
Posted: 21 Dec 2012 | Published: 27 Sep 2011

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
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