Oracle Administration | Services

By: Dba  05/12/2011
Keywords: Backup and recovery, Security Patches

"You never need an Oracle DBA - until you need one", or so the adage goes. Most companies with Oracle databases employ an expensive DBA simply becuase they feel they need to have one around.

Now DB Alliance offers a cost effective alternative in our Oracle administration and support services.

Tailored to your individual needs these services provide:

  • Round the clock monitoring of your Oracle databases
  • Analysis and monitoring of your performance and capacity constraints
  • Advice and implementation of backup and recovery strategies
  • Analysis and application of security patches
  • Management of users and security
  • Management reporting

Of course if you'd prefer not to have your databases administered remotely then DB Alliance can provide regular in-house administration and still at a fraction of the cost of a full-time database administrator.

Keywords: Backup and recovery, Security Patches

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Backup and Recovery | Services

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Security Updates | Services

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