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CLOUD

DBA

Cloud-based systems have become the IT infrastructure of choice for many organizations, in all industries and of all sizes.

Users can now choose from a seemingly endless array of cloud platforms, services and applications, including all manner of cloud database.

That's changing the nature of database deployments: A late 2021 survey of cloud users by IT management tools vendor Flexera found that data warehouses and relational databases were the two most popular PaaS technologies, respectively used by 55% and 49% of responding organizations.

Administration Tasks

Managing and maintaining a database system, including tasks such as installation, configuration, security, backup, recovery, performance monitoring and tuning, and data migration
 

Our team will focus on some Key areas :

  • Server configuration

  • Database Configuration

  • SQL Server configuration if running on Premises or IaaS environment

Once your SQL Server environment is running we will provide Maintenance Support

Data Security

SQL server security involves implementing measures such as data masking, row level security, and encryption to protect data from unauthorized access and ensure compliance with data protection regulations.

Implement database security best practices including

  • Authentication to support SQL and Windows Authentication

  • different levels of authorization to control access to the data.

  • Various encryption methods to protect data at rest and in transit.

  • Auditing features to track and record activities performed on the data.

  • Always Encrypted: SQL Server encrypts data at rest and in transit.

High Availability, Backup & Recovery

High availability for a database refers to the ability of the system to remain operational and accessible with minimal downtime, achieved through technologies like fail over clustering and availability groups

High availability ensures that a system remains operational despite any potential failures. Backup involves creating copies of data to prevent data loss, while recovery restores data to its previous state after a failure. By adopting these strategies, businesses can reduce downtime, prevent data loss, and protect their reputation.

Performance Tuning & Monitoring

Managing and maintaining a database system, including tasks such as installation, configuration, security, backup, recovery, performance monitoring and tuning, and data migration.

Performance tuning involves identifying and resolving performance issues, while monitoring tracks system performance to identify potential issues. Common areas for performance tuning include resource utilization, application tuning, and database tuning. Performance monitoring involves tracking system metrics, application metrics, and database metrics to identify bottlenecks and issues.

Cost Management

Effective cost management is essential for the success of any business. It involves the process of planning, controlling, and reducing expenses to increase profitability. To achieve this, businesses must identify all costs associated with their operations and find ways to manage them efficiently.

Database Auditing

Database auditing is the process of monitoring and recording database activities to ensure optimal functionality, prevent unauthorized access or changes, and detect potential security breaches. It involves the collection, analysis, and reporting of activities such as logins, logouts, data modifications, and changes to database structures.

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Why Is Cloud DBA

Cloud Database Administrator

A cloud DBA is a database administrator who specializes in managing and maintaining databases in a cloud computing environment.

Cloud DBA services can help businesses improve their database performance, security, and availability, while reducing the costs and complexity of managing databases on-premises.

What can Cloud DBA do for my organization?

Some examples of cloud services

  • Cloud database migration: Helping clients migrate their databases from on-premises servers to the cloud, including data migration, schema conversion, and testing.
     

  • Cloud database management: Providing ongoing management and maintenance of cloud databases, including backups, updates, and performance tuning.
     

  • Cloud database security: Ensuring that cloud databases are secure and compliant with industry standards and regulations, including data encryption, access control, and vulnerability assessment.

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  • Cloud database monitoring: Monitoring cloud databases for performance, availability, and security issues, and providing alerts and notifications when problems arise.

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How can our services help our Clients

  • Improved performance: By optimizing database configurations and queries, a cloud DBA can help clients improve the performance of their databases and applications.

  • Increased availability: With cloud DBA services, clients can ensure that their databases are always online and available, even in the event of hardware failures or other disruptions.

  • Enhanced security: A cloud DBA can help clients protect their data from cyber threats and comply with data protection regulations, such as GDPR or HIPAA.

  • Cost savings: Cloud DBA services can help clients reduce the costs of managing databases on-premises, including hardware and software expenses, as well as the cost of maintaining an in-house DBA team.

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