Q&A: Surviving Extreme Automation and the Cloud
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Jonathan Gennick | Released: February 26, 2018, 2:48 pm
Are you a DBA? Larry Ellison wants to eliminate your job. I heard him say so at OpenWorld. Artificial Intelligence. Machine Learning. Autonomous Databases. Typewriter and Computer used to be job titles, but today those words refer to objects.
The Changing Role of the Modern DBA in a Big Data World
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Socious Support | Released: February 5, 2018, 8:36 am
It’s no secret that data management has changed dramatically in the nearly 10 years since the onslaught of “big data.” A decade ago, the relational database management system (RDBMS) ruled the enterprise.
The Changing Role of the Modern DBA in the New Cloud Era
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: IOUG Headquarters | Released: January 8, 2018, 7:08 am
As the use of cloud as a database platform expands and automated capabilities increase, there are new opportunities for DBAs to move beyond operations and emergency fire-fighting and instead get involved in more innovative, high-level tasks that bring additional value to their organizations.
A Good DBA Always Has a Deployment Plan
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Diana Robete | Released: October 30, 2017, 7:51 am
“It’s not what you know, it’s what you do consistently” (Tim Ferriss - Tools of Titans. p.185)
DBA, Heal Thyself: Five Diseases of IT Organizations and How Oracle DBAs Can Cure Them
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: James Czuprynski | Released: April 26, 2017, 7:01 am
Oracle DBAs possess diagnostic prowess and, thus, add value to their IT organization. They can actively and accurately diagnose depreciatory behavior patterns and less-than-progressive ways of thinking, including Uniquitis, HypoRMANosis, Tengenertia, Toolichondria and Idiomyopia.