Database Administration

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The Definitive Guide to Oracle Deployments
sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: Simplifying and improving Oracle Database deployments is something that many DBAs just don’t have the time for. Access this e-book to learn how Nutanix Cloud Platform solutions are designed to enhance your Oracle Database estate, enabling faster, available, and simple database instances across hybrid and public clouds.
Posted: 19 Jan 2022 | Published: 13 Sep 2021

Nutanix

The End of the Reign of Oracle RAC: Postgres-BDR Always On
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore a discussion of what it means to be “always on,” learn what the obstacles to high availability databases are, and discover how bidirectional replication and Postgres-BDR compare to proprietary replication software, like as Oracle® Real Application Cluster (RAC).
Posted: 07 Dec 2021 | Published: 12 Nov 2021

EnterpriseDB

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sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: Read this Forrester Total Economic Impact report to learn how Nutanix Era’s simplified database management enables efficiency, standardization, cost savings, and better employee experiences that result in an ROI of 291% and a payback period of under 6 months.
Posted: 15 Nov 2021 | Published: 22 Mar 2021

Nutanix

Successful Microsoft Azure Migration with Quest® Data Empowerment Tools
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Migrating your on-prem databases to Microsoft Azure SQL Database without incurring significant downtime, losing data quality, or reducing performance can be a challenge. Access this white paper to learn how you can plan your frictionless DB migration and discover how Quest’s selection of tools can help you transition legacy databases to SQL Server.
Posted: 20 Oct 2021 | Published: 16 Aug 2021

Quest

AN EXPERT GUIDE TO SQL SERVER PERFORMANCE TUNING
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to hear from the professionals at Quest as they guide you through the complex world of SQL Server tuning—from kick starting it to optimization, you’ll learn how you can best tune and measure your SQL Server performance.
Posted: 23 Sep 2021 | Published: 18 Aug 2021

Quest

Security Best Practices for PostgreSQL
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Securing your PostgreSQL database is a multifaceted undertaking that involves evaluating everything from physical security to authentication protocols. Read this EnterpriseDB white paper to learn PostgreSQL security best practices as well as how to implement them in your own database.
Posted: 25 Aug 2021 | Published: 29 Sep 2020

EnterpriseDB

The Expert’s Guide To Integrating Postgresql®
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper to learn the skills you need to become an expert in PostgreSQL database integration in a variety of use cases, including applications that create and consume data, development tools for app developers and DB developers, security environments, and more.
Posted: 27 Apr 2021 | Published: 27 Apr 2021

EnterpriseDB

The True Cost Of A Cloud Database
sponsored by Cockroach Industries
WHITE PAPER: The TCO of a database can be hard to calculate, with the picture clouded by licensing fees, support costs, downtime risks, and more recently cloud provider costs. Access this white paper to learn how you can best breakdown and understand database costs and optimize them.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 05 Feb 2021

Cockroach Industries

6 Things A Developer Should Know About Postgres
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Developers are increasingly adopting PostgreSQL as their RDBMS of choice. So why the recent boost in popularity? Access this white paper to learn 6 things that developers should know about Postgres, including its simplicity, active community engagement, flexibility, customizable nature, and more.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 22 Dec 2020

EnterpriseDB

Configuring and Tuning PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres Advanced Server - Windows
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: In order to get the most from your PostgreSQL and EBD Postgres instances, you need to make sure they are properly configured and tuned. Access these expert recommendations to learn how EnterpriseDB recommends you set up authentication layers, govern resource usage, tune queries, and more.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 30 Nov 2020

EnterpriseDB

Configuring and Tuning PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres Advanced Server - Linux
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Having a properly configured and tuned PostgreSQL or EDB Postgres Advanced Server is essential if you want to maximize your DB performance, cost efficiency, and availability. Check out this white paper to view expert recommendations when it comes to tuning and configuring your Linux-based PostgreSQL database.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 01 Dec 2020

EnterpriseDB

5 Questions To Ask When Designing Highly Available Databases
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Since each minute of database downtime can cost organizations an estimated $5,600 a minute, smart businesses are making sure that they invest in high availability databases. Read this white paper to learn the 5 questions you should be asking yourself when designing a high availability database.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 23 Oct 2020

EnterpriseDB

Balance Cost and Performance when Migrating On-Premises Oracle Databases to the Cloud
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: When migrating your Oracle database to the cloud, there are several ways to do so—but none are risk free. In fact, the threat of operational downtime and data loss might even prevent you from seeing the benefits of this deployment. Read on to learn how turning to a third-party solution can help you mitigate these risks.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 28 May 2020

Quest

SQL Server Performance: Tuning Best Practices for DBAs
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: In this e-guide, you'll learn how you can successfully tune your SQL Server for optimal performance. Read on to learn how to approach your SQL Server management holistically and achieve the desired balance, and performance, in your SQL Server environment.
Posted: 06 Aug 2020 | Published: 04 Aug 2020

Tintri

Exposing the Unvarnished Truth About Database Storage
sponsored by Oracle and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines storage obstacles that DBAs are dealing with today, and why workarounds that attempt to solve the problem only defer them and don't attack the root cause. View now to learn about Oracle's co-engineered combination of the database, OS, file system, and storage can conquer these database storage problems.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Oracle and Intel®

IBM PureFlex Solution for IBM i
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper today to better understand the importance of having affordable systems that you can rely on to run your business and systems that support the applications you need, protect your data, and help serve your customers. Read on to learn more!
Posted: 05 Jun 2014 | Published: 08 Nov 2013

IBM

Simplified Sybase development and database management
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This resource addresses an intelligent and systematic approach to managing your Sybase environment. Inside, learn about the key advantages to 5 different models.
Posted: 19 May 2014 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

Dell Software

Toad® for SQL Server
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This brief paper focuses on Toad for SQL Server, a unified solution that allows you to achieve the highest level of code quality, performance and reliability. Inside, 10 features of Toad for SQL Server are presented.
Posted: 16 May 2014 | Published: 04 Oct 2010

Dell Software

Maintaining Oracle Database Performance in a Perfect Storm
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: The cloud, big data and mobility are three of the most disruptive technologies Oracle DBAs face today. Are you prepared for the perfect storm of increased application complexity and dynamism, as well as explosive growth in database size and data velocity? Download the white paper and discover how Foglight for Oracle helps DBAs weather the storm.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Dell Software

Achieving High Oracle Performance
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: DBAs cannot afford to rely on reactive measures anymore. They need advanced performance management tools that will enable them to catch emerging issues before they can affect end users. Discover how advanced database management can help DBAs protect the system by preventing problems from developing at all. Download the white paper to learn more.
Posted: 07 May 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2013

Dell Software

Unlock the Power of Microsoft SQL Server 2014
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: This technical resource examines three key new features of SQL Server 2014 that deliver mission-critical performance, faster data insights, and migration of data to the cloud.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Global Knowledge

Brochure: DB2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover the new features and benefits of IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator for z/OS version 4.1.
Posted: 24 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2013

IBM

Case Study: Database Performance Without Sharding Headaches
sponsored by Clustrix
WHITE PAPER: This case study takes an inside look at the success that leading social discovery site Twoo.com found with the right distributed SQL database – which allowed the company to accommodate dramatic traffic growth, ease management complexity, and more.
Posted: 13 Mar 2014 | Published: 13 Mar 2014

Clustrix

Reduce Cost and Increase IT Efficiencies
sponsored by AdvizeX Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper, learn why automated management of the virtual data center -- backed by business service automation (BSA) tools -- can help you reduce IT complexity, risk, and cost. Discover a variety of tools that will automate and simplify management processes.
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Published: 07 Mar 2014

AdvizeX Technologies

Eliminate Downtime for Oracle Databases
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This technical brief explains how SharePlex can help organizations ensure high availability of their Oracle databases to improve overall system availability.
Posted: 06 Mar 2014 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

Dell Software