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  • What Does A Database Administrator Do All Day?

    Data integrity is a DBA's number one responsibility, but do you know what else they do all day? Bob Watkins outlines some of the basic duties of a DBA.

  • A Day In The Life Of A Database Administrator

    Whenever someone asks what I do, I never find it particularly easy to explain. Oh, my core job responsibility is supporting the Oracle databases we have at work, but 'supporting' can mean an awful lot of things.

  • How To Become A Database Administrator - Everything You Need To Know

    Find out what you need to know to get started on the road to a rewarding career as a SQL Server DBA.

  • How To Become A Database Administrator

    Perhaps the most common question I am asked by readers is “How can I become a DBA?” The question is actually not as simple as it seems and there are many different aspects to the answer.

  • Top 5 Most Surprising Things About Being A Database Administrator

    Various things you may not know about being a Database Administrator.

  • Average Day In The Life Of A Database Administrator

    For database administrators, the average workday can begin before they even set foot in the office. Some database administrators check database traffic and log files from home, so they can form an overview of the day’s priorities while they’re on their way to work.