Top Cloud Database Software to consider in 2021

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As time passes we see more functionalities of an application move towards the cloud. This has been the case for databases too. The top Cloud service providers like Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and more have invested heavily in releasing multiple managed cloud database software over the years. This year is not going to be any … Read more

Database Performance Tuning Tutorial – DB Statistics

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Database performance tuning entails a plethora of tasks and processes that ensure the optimal functioning of the DB. Identifying design flaws, improving query performance, monitoring hardware usage is some of the tasks DBAs and DB developers undertake during the tuning process. This tutorial is part of the series where I cover the breadth of database … Read more

How to work with SQL Query Execution Plan for top databases

Database optimization processes involve a series of smaller tasks that are improved to give better performance. One such job is the SQL Query Tuning. It consists of finding and enhancing slow queries, analyzing query performance, setting indexing strategies to meet the query’s needs, and more. DBAs further breakdown query tuning into multiple sub-tasks like the … Read more

Top Database Optimization Tips from an Expert DBA

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Database Optimization is a necessary process for any enterprise application. It’s an ongoing process throughout the life cycle of an application. Optimization aims to keep database performance at an optimum level as data, load, and operations increase. From reviewing indexing strategies to changing SQL queries to changing the database structure itself come under the umbrella … Read more

Top Database Management Software Used by Expert DBAs

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Database management has been standardized over the years. Both database providers and third-party developers are building powerful DBMS software. DBAs use the software to monitor the database, fetch data, perform user management, execute operations, and more. Usually, we use specific tools depending on the databases. In this article, we will explore the top tools used … Read more

How to Personalize Database Optimization Processes in 2020

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Enterprise databases are often built using popular database software like MySQL, Oracle DB, Percona DB, etc. Though they seem similar, there are vast differences in terms of their function and their goals. Legacy approaches that have been applied across databases in the same way are moving out of trend. As of 2020, we are witnessing … Read more