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Of all the challenges facing IT executives, none is as pressing and consistently problematic as database performance.
Enterprises have always struggled with the performance of critical applications, note analysts at Forrester Consulting. In this age of Big Data, increasing data volumes and velocities complicates this challenge, which makes database performance a continued and leading challenge.
Performance issues may be there because staff members lack appropriate skills or expertise to complete basic tasks — examples include poorly written SQL statements, improper configuration of database layout, and a lack…
Many enterprises are curious about using managed services for database administration tasks, but is there any information — any quantitative data — on the effectiveness of this approach that IT professionals can share with executives? Yes.
There is now information that shows why this strategic hiring approach is gaining traction in the United States.
Mark Perlstein, chief executive officer of Datavail, one of the largest providers of remote database administration services in North America, noticed more corporations starting to move to managed services to complement existing…
You may have come across or heard the term “Six Sigma” used in conjunction with manufacturing, specifically terms associated with statistical modeling of manufacturing processes, or perhaps engineering or management, but what is it?
Six Sigma is a set of techniques and tools for process improvement originally developed at Motorola in 1987. In improving and assuring quality, Six Sigma seeks to scientifically quantify processes and procedures to eliminate variability.
It was originally designed to increase yield by decreasing manufacturing defects, but has gained much wider acceptance throughout all types of…
As we’ve discussed, Six Sigma is a set of techniques and tools for process improvement originally developed for assuring quality by decreasing manufacturing defects. It has evolved into a scientific method for project development.
When an organization that follows Six Sigma undertakes a project, it uses a system known as DMAIC as a framework. DMAIC allows a team to develop the project from its inception. It is sufficiently flexible to be applied to performance tuning.
What is DMAIC?
As Craig Gygi, Bruce Williams, and…