Database DevOps Services, Solutions & Implementation

Applying Agile Practices for Rapid Database Deployment and Automation

Datavail’s expert DevOps DBAs allow you to achieve rapid database deployment and automation through database version control, the development of effective processes and tools, data replication, and lifecycle management.

Datavail will ensure that “agile practices” apply to your databases, similar to how they apply to application development, through the implementation of critical processes and technology, thus allowing you to effectively and efficiently manage the flow of your information system’s data with a comprehensive database lifecycle management approach.

  • Rapid Database Deployment: Our experts help your databases maintain effective source control to ensure rapid deployment and subsequent deployment automation.
  • Continuous Delivery & 24/7 Support: With Datavail, your DevOps can be set up and optimized for continuous database deployment, supported by regular database assessment, monitoring, and tuning. When necessary, we offer 24×7 DBA coverage to support all activities from Dev to Ops, providing alignment and accountability.
  • Instrumentation: Datavail works closely with your development team to ensure proper instrumentation of critical components that enable an effective monitoring solution. With deployments moving from monthly to weekly to daily to hourly, we ensure automated monitoring is able to detect abnormal behavior.
  • AutomationWe approach DevOps for databases with cost reduction in mind. We work within your environment using infrastructure tools to increase automation in performing software releases, regression testing, and test data management.
  • Test Data Management: Automated testing is a cornerstone of Continuous Deployment and test data must be meticulously managed. Our DevOps DBAs will manage “golden copies” of test data as well as perform routine refreshes to non-production environments with production data in order to keep test environment relevant and efficient.
  • Database Source Control: Datavail will help you “think like a developer” by implementing version control processes to streamline iteration.
  • Database Processes and Tools: Datavail will help you develop the processes and scripts, as well as utilize the tools you need to allow for less variance in systems, increased consistency, and ultimately allow for rapid iteration and deployment with no downtime.
  • Data Replication:  Datavail can help you achieve DevOps by approaching hardware as disposable assets while ensuring that data remains consistent and available.

Datavail can help you if…

  • You have run into challenges implementing DevOps for databases or your data environment.
  • You need objective advice from Datavail’s expert DBAs regarding the ideal products or tools for your DevOps implementation.
  • Your organization is new to DevOps and you need help with implementing this methodology within your database practice.

Why choose Datavail?

One size does not fit all. We remain true to our primary business of managing and supporting databases remotely while also recognizing that the customers we serve have unique needs. Datavail’s expertise and DBA service offerings deliver the combination of flexibility, reliability, security and performance your company demands.