Are your DBAs supporting your business? Or is the database company supporting you? If it's the latter, you're taking a huge risk and may not even know it.
SaaS is big business. It's exploding in popularity right now with businesses across the board. One projection suggests that the worldwide SaaS market will hit 113.1 billion dollars by 2021, almost doubling the size of the sector since 2017.
Software development is a tough industry, and especially in co-developed projects, the scope and estimates can change dramatically. The expectation in software development that you're going to get a perfect timeline.
Oracle's recent announcement of its Always Free services has been making waves. Other companies tend to offer a 12-month free trial of their services then start charging. Oracle has taken a different tack: offer the database and infrastructure free, but charge for the extra tools and functionality. The Autonomous Database service that's available in the [...]
There's a balance to be had between being a business owner and keeping up with technology. I love both. Those are the two main hats I wear, even though not all of our customers realize I have a technology background. I was using Oracle back when it still came on hard floppy disks. I started [...]