Database Administration

Tools for the Evolving Database Administrator

Provided by Quest Software

Category Database Administration

Type White Paper

Length 17

Publish Date July 06 2017

Date posted September 20 2017


As the landscape shifts from a reliance on relational database management systems (RDBMS) to Public Cloud Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS), so do the responsibilities of the DBA. Like the DBAs of yesteryear, modern DBAs have to ensure stability, performance and high quality of service, but they also have to manage the variety of database platforms and editions brought about by big data, NoSQL and cloud, This paper looks at the current database market and the priorities of modern DBAs as they manage increasing numbers of different kinds of database.

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