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ALSO CALLED: Data Base Administration, DBA
DEFINITION: IT function that includes responsibility for developing and maintaining the organization's data dictionary, designing and monitoring the performance of databases, and enforcing standards for database use and security.
Database Administration White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Comparison: EDB Products & Services vs. Self-Supported PostgreSQL
sponsored by EDB
WHITE PAPER: DBAs can quickly be overwhelmed as their organization saddles them with more demands than a small-scale Postgres DB operation can handle. Download this comparison to learn how EnterpriseDB support can help you improve your Postgres security, failover abilities, database performance, and more.
Posted: 20 Jan 2021 | Published: 20 Jan 2021

EDB

EDB Postgres Advanced Server vs. Oracle® Enterprise
sponsored by EDB
WHITE PAPER: Open source database models are becoming more popular by the day thanks to their reduced costs, flexibility, and scalability. But can these databases provide the performance, security, and manageability required for enterprise workloads? Examine this technical comparison to see how EDB’s Postgres Advanced Server compares with Oracle Enterprise.
Posted: 20 Jan 2021 | Published: 31 Dec 2020

EDB

7 Claims About Managed DBA Services Debunked
sponsored by NaviSite
WHITE PAPER: Managed DBA services can be a great option for your business Download this tip sheet to learn the truth behind the most common DBA outsourcing myths, the immediate impact outsourcing can have on your IT organization, and how finding the right partner can help you reduce risk.
Posted: 11 Jan 2021 | Published: 11 Jan 2021

NaviSite

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: 22 Dec 2020 | Published: 22 Dec 2020

EnterpriseDB

Configuring and Tuning PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres Advanced Server: Guide for Linux Users
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: 01 Dec 2020 | Published: 01 Dec 2020

EnterpriseDB

Highly Available PostgreSQL with Physical (Streaming) Replication
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Using high availability databases as backend clusters is crucially important for business applications, whether you’re relying on these DBs for failover functions or scheduled switchovers. Utilize this white paper and its reference architectures to learn how you can build high availability PostgreSQL databases with physical streaming replication.
Posted: 30 Nov 2020 | Published: 30 Nov 2020

EnterpriseDB

Configuring and Tuning PostgreSQL and EDB Postgres Advanced Server: Guide for Windows Users
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: 30 Nov 2020 | Published: 30 Nov 2020

EnterpriseDB

Designing an HA/DR Strategy for SQL Server 2016
sponsored by TierPoint
WHITE PAPER: It can be hard to implement SQL Server high availability/disaster (HA/DR) recovery protocols that live up to your organization’s expectations, even with its built in HA/DR options. Read this guide to building better HA/DR capabilities for Microsoft SQL Server to learn how you can minimize database downtime and reduce your DB’s financial risks.
Posted: 25 Nov 2020 | Published: 11 Jan 2017

TierPoint

Database Architects and Administrators Guide to NoSQL
sponsored by DataStax
WHITE PAPER: According to IDC, NoSQL databases will dominate the spending in “New Stack” software development. This fact means DBAs need to master NoSQL database management—but not every DBA feels comfortable doing this. Download this guide to learn the essentials of NoSQL DB management—as well as how easy it can be to manage NoSQL platforms like Cassandra.
Posted: 09 Nov 2020 | Published: 09 Nov 2020

DataStax

Modernizing with NoSQL from Relational Data Platforms
sponsored by DataStax
WHITE PAPER: NoSQL databases are a key part of modern database infrastructure, yet businesses would be remiss to ignore and neglect their existing relational database investments. Access this guide to learn how you can best evaluate the different factors that dictate whether or not an investment in NoSQL is the right move for your company.
Posted: 06 Nov 2020 | Published: 06 Nov 2020

DataStax

Retail Innovation Solution Brief
sponsored by MongoDB, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Smart, real-time use of customer data is a key factor in retail success. This data needs to be used in everything from omnichannel communication to store optimization. Access this white paper to learn how you can create a development environment which allows you to implement ideas as quickly as you create them.
Posted: 06 Nov 2020 | Published: 06 Nov 2020

MongoDB, Inc.

How Should CIOs Balance Cloud Database Performance with Cost Control?
sponsored by Quest
WHITE PAPER: Many arguments for moving to the cloud are financial, since you can scale on demand and pay for what you need with most cloud services. But that doesn’t mean your cloud databases will always be cheaper than your old database architecture. Read on to learn the full depth of considerations CIOs need to make when trying to govern cloud database costs.
Posted: 26 Oct 2020 | Published: 26 Oct 2020

Quest

Top Tools to Manage Postgres in an Enterprise: Administration, Performance, High Availability, and Migration
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Managing Postgres in your enterprise and ensuring that your databases perform well, and maintain high availability, is often easier said than done. Examine this list of tools for managing Postgres, put together by EnterpriseDB, to learn how you can better manage the demands of your open source database.
Posted: 23 Oct 2020 | Published: 08 Apr 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: 23 Oct 2020 | Published: 23 Oct 2020

EnterpriseDB

SQL Server Licensing Explained
sponsored by MetrixData 360
WHITE PAPER: SQL Servers are a crucial component of any organization’s software infrastructure—and they can be more confusing and expensive than businesses would like. Instead of letting your sales rep dictate the interaction, you should take the time now to learn what SQL Server license is best for you. Access this comprehensive guide to the process today.
Posted: 22 Oct 2020 | Published: 22 Oct 2020

MetrixData 360

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: 29 Sep 2020 | Published: 29 Sep 2020

EnterpriseDB

SQL Server on HCI For Dummies
sponsored by VMware and Intel
WHITE PAPER: As organizations evolve their IT infrastructure, it’s time to give serious thought about where your SQL Server instance should be housed in the future. Download this e-book, SQL Server on HCI For Dummies, to see why HCI is a natural home for your SQL Server instances—and why an HCI-based SQL Server is a central part of modern data centers.
Posted: 16 Sep 2020 | Published: 16 Sep 2020

VMware and Intel

Modernize Your Payments Architecture
sponsored by MongoDB, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The payments industry is currently being disrupted by new players and technological innovators, offering customers faster and more personalized services than ever. Access this white paper to learn how to become a payments industry innovator by evolving your database architecture, and discover the 8 capabilities to get you there.
Posted: 14 Sep 2020 | Published: 14 Sep 2020

MongoDB, Inc.

Enterprise DBAs On Flash: Real Stories
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise database administration (DBA) is changing on their opinions of flash and Pure Storage is here to make the transition as seamless as possible. Access this white paper to learn 3 real accounts of users as they talk about how Pure Storage software benefited their database administration experience.
Posted: 26 Aug 2020 | Published: 26 Aug 2020

Pure Storage

What Does "Database High Availability" Really Mean?
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: Many databases claim to be “high availability,” but the term is thrown around so much it seems to have lost its meaning. Read this EnterpriseDB blog post to learn how they define high availability, key HA principles, and how they ensure their customers have HA DBs, to see if your understanding of it lines up.
Posted: 24 Aug 2020 | Published: 24 Aug 2020

EnterpriseDB

Building Secure Software in a Complex Environment
sponsored by MongoDB, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: While the primary goal of databases like MongoDB is to make data accessible and easy to work with, it would be pointless to have a database that is perfect to keep data on and vulnerable to cyberattacks at the same time. Read on to learn how MongoDB was able to build security into their scalable, accessible database.
Posted: 24 Aug 2020 | Published: 24 Aug 2020

MongoDB, Inc.

5 Ways to Get More from PostgreSQL: Guide for IT Managers and DBAs
sponsored by EnterpriseDB
WHITE PAPER: PostgreSQL has become a top open source database management system due to its scalability and ability to maintain functionality, performance, and stability across enterprise level workloads. Explore this guide to learn 5 ways to better manage your PostgreSQL databases and see better results with less overall effort.
Posted: 19 Aug 2020 | Published: 19 Aug 2020

EnterpriseDB

How MongoDB Provides Strategic Advantage in Financial Services
sponsored by MongoDB, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how leading financial services organizations can pair with MongoDB and build a data architecture that allows them to become industry leaders by accelerating development, governing data, scaling on demand, and more.
Posted: 14 Aug 2020 | Published: 14 Aug 2020

MongoDB, Inc.

MongoDB Architecture Guide: Overview
sponsored by MongoDB, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: While NoSQL and other kinds of non-relational databases have exploded in popularity, their ability to store a variety of diverse data formats often comes at the expense of data integrity. Download this guide to learn how MongoDB’s document database system is able to bridge the gap between data freedom and data quality.
Posted: 07 Aug 2020 | Published: 01 Jul 2020

MongoDB, Inc.

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
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