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3 Tips For Treating Your Business Data With The Respect It Deserves

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on Young Upstarts, a leading publication on entrepreneurship, intrepreneurship, innovation, and small business. Check them out to stay in the know about the latest in industry news, opinion and analysis. Much of what keeps a business operating and profitable lies not on a store shelf but deep inside a computer system, where critical […]

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Data Breaches What Businesses Can Learn From Recent Breaches

A new day, a new data breach. Each one seemingly worse than the one before it. And while we’ve had our share of shocking data breaches, two of the biggest data breaches of recent years can teach us valuable business lessons on how to manage them. Every digital property is a potential target for a […]

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Database Failures

Types of Database Failures in DBMS

It’s the one call no database administrator wants to receive: There’s been a database failure. Wherever they are, whatever they are doing, they must drop everything and head to the office ASAP. The company’s whole livelihood relies on their ability to get the data back and get the systems up and running as quickly as possible. […]

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Data Loss Protection

Data Loss – How to Protect Your Business

Data loss is every company’s nightmare. In fact, most companies that do experience a mass disappearance of vital, computer-kept information never turn their lights on again. It comes down to the idea that how you protect and treat your data is commensurate with how important you think it is, says Penny Garbus, co-founder of Soaring […]

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What Does a Database Consultant Do?

There are many things business leaders do not want to hear from their employees. By far, “no” and “I don’t know” take the first place award. A close runner-up, for us in the database consulting services business is: “We have a database issue”. Those five words keep us up at night, I kid you not. […]

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Employee IT Security Training

IT Security Training for Employees

Discovering that you need to start the road of training your staff to pay attention to their IT Security can appear to be a daunting process. There are so many rules and so many worries but if you break it all down into steps you can get through the process easily. IT security shouldn’t stop […]

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Data Breaches

Recent Data Breaches

It’s turned into one of the biggest digital nightmares. You wake up any given day to an email from a company you trust: Your data might have been compromised. They don’t know the extent of the recent data breach yet, and they assure you they are doing everything they can to secure your information. So […]

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Managing Your DBA

Managing Your DBA

So you’ve hired a stellar database administrator and now you feel like you can go on about your day, letting him or her worry about taking care of your IT issues. But is there anything you can do to help them work more efficiently? After all, your business is your baby, and you want to […]

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Common Database Management Challenges

Common Database Management Challenges

In this wonderful world of technology, we are used to the fact that everything’s done online. We shop, bank, and even find dates through the Internet. Whereas once upon a time, businesses had rows upon rows of client files, the brilliant minds of Silicon Valley have made our lives easier by coming up with things […]

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Let’s Talk About Database Scalability

Once upon a time, you started your own business. It might have been a couple of years ago (decades, even), or it might have been yesterday. Regardless of which category you’re in, one thing is for certain: Entrepreneurs want their business to grow. Getting more clients, hiring more staff, maybe opening a second or third […]

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