The Unrealistic HA/DR Belief That Is Costing You A Lot Of Money

Don’t we usually hear this a lot when implementing a new high availability and disaster recovery (HA/DR) solution? The stakeholders want zero downtime and zero data loss. As IT professionals we struggle so much trying to find the right solution that would meet the requirements. We ask questions on forums, newsgroups, Facebook groups, Twitter, etc., […]

Regularly Treat Your Databases to a S.P.A.

“Today’s DBAs have responsibilities that go far beyond their traditional role of data custodian.” I was reading the infographic that Idera published about their accidental DBA survey results last week and wasn’t surprised at all by the results. I considered myself an accidental DBA when I was starting out in the industry and can totally […]