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  • 3 Oracle DBA Strategic Responsibilities to Outsource for Maximum Business Value

    Aug 5, 2014

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Many organizations have limited their Oracle DBA outsourcing to tactical/operational functions like monitoring, backup and patching. But the changing technology landscape is transforming the DBA role and requiring greater expertise. Today’s enterprise data stores are increasingly massive and architecturally complex. They must support e-commerce and other critical applications that are web-based and demand continuous availability, on-demand scalability, robust security, maximum performance and mobile device support. Further, more and more of the data that drives these…..

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  • Is Your Oracle DBA a Big Data DBA? 3 Key Skills Can Help.

    Jul 28, 2014

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Does your organization have key Oracle DBA skills that can help you to derive value from big data? And what is “big data” anyhow? Does it just relate to big (like petabyte-sized) databases? Or is there more to it? Besides being simply “big,” big data has two other key attributes: It can also include a heterogeneous mix of structured and unstructured data types, and It tends to come at you hard and fast! The business…..

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