Best Practices for Backing up Your Database

It’s almost the end of the workday and the employees are cranking out the last of the reports when every computer screen in the office goes dark. Some employees are checking the CPU connections while others are tapping on keyboards to see if something happens. When the database finally comes back online, there are large […]

Remote Database Administration On-Shore

Database administration is crucial for most businesses, and recently the trend has returned to keeping all aspects of DBA work on-shore, instead of outsourcing it to companies’ off-shore. There are definite benefits to keeping your rDBA in the same US time-zone as your business, as well as reasons outsourcing is no longer a viable solution. […]

Database Rx: Refresher Course

When a person becomes sick, they seek out the advice and expertise of a qualified doctor to diagnose the medical issue. If there is a problem with your Oracle enterprise software or database, identifying the problem early and coming up with the best solution will maintain the health of your network systems. Database Rx is […]

Moving to a Cloud Vendor

The cloud has developed rapidly over the past few years, and with it a growing number of increasingly robust cloud-based services have arisen alongside it. This in turn has led many companies to consider a switch to cloud services. However, since cloud systems are still a new and emerging field, it has proven challenging for […]

Remote DBA Management and Protection

Securing company data has always been important, but it wasn’t until the past few years that the true cost of failing to do so really came to light. From recent news about Sony being hacked, to Target and the Home Depot having their servers hacked a few years ago. So, when you’re thinking about the […]