As database infrastructures become more complex, you must adapt and learn to balance key business metrics, understand new technology challenges and find the right tools to monitor and manage your database environment. This white paper describes key methods to successfully manage your complex database envrionment.
A slow relational database can substantially impact the performance of the applications it supports. Your users may issue thousands of transactions every minute, which are serviced by perhaps dozens of redundant web and application servers – and a single database. The relational database is a highly centralized asset that maintain consistency and availability. It concentrates the transactions and places a great deal of pressure on the database stack to perform optimally and remain highly available. This is why the database is so critical, and it’s also why the DBAs who manage it are more than merely
To successfully manage these complex database environments, you must balance key business metrics, understand your unique database management challenges and select the right tools for database administration.