Tag: availability

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

[callout]”I want zero downtime and zero data loss” – anonymous IT manager[/callout] 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 […]

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 […]