Are you looking to upgrade, consolidate or migrate your SQL Server environment? Do you need help in designing a SQL Server infrastructure solution that satisfies your specific business requirements? Let our SQL server consultant help your business!
DBA Services Australia offers specialist SQL server consultancy services that allows you to leverage our years of experience in SQL Server support, solution design, migrations, consolidations, upgrades and high availability to help you to make the right decisions that will minimise downtimes to your services and mitigate potential risks and issues that may otherwise encounter along the way.
At DBA Services, we fully recognise the criticality and costs associated with SQL Server outages and how these can impact revenue, productivity and even your business’ reputation. Having the right solution, configured correctly can protect your business and keep your core database infrastructure not only operational but performing well.
We offer our consultancy services on an ad-hoc hourly basis, half day (4hrs) and full day (8hr) packages. For Brisbane based businesses, all services are available on-site and remotely. For businesses outside of Brisbane we only offer the full day packages on-site.
For full details on our packages, please see our service pricing page.
SQL Server Solutions Design
We have worked with some of industries largest SQL Server infrastructures to learn how best to architect solutions to meet the specific requirements of modern businesses. Our solutions provide a stable SQL Server configurations that ensure availability and recoverability in accordance with business requirements. For larger infrastructures we can also configure your environment with centralised maintenance plan management and policy based auditing to ensure compliance and consistency across your entire SQL Server fleet.
SQL Server High Availability
How long can your business withstand an outage to its core applications as a result of a SQL Server failure condition. For many businesses, SQL Server outages can render entire business units unproductive or result in thousands of dollars in lost revenue due to a defunct online order system. For environments such as these, having a correctly configured high availability solution in place not only mitigates the risk of costly service outages, but also ensures a higher degree of resilience in keeping critical businesses’ systems online and operational.
SQL Server Disaster Recovery
What is the maximum amount of data loss your business could withstand in the event of a SQL Server corruption or storage device failure? What if you lost it all?
Whether you require an “tried and proven” backup maintenance schedule that complies with your business data recoverability requirements, or design of a cross-datacenter warm disaster recovery solution, our DBAs can design a DR solution to meet your needs.
SQL Server Consolidations
In todays virtualised world, it has become too easy to spin up a new SQL Server for each application your environment. While convenient to deploy, this creates a condition known as SQL sprawl and can lead to costly licensing and server support / management overheads.
Our SQL consolidations services will qualify suitability for consolidation based upon key criteria, to provide your business with quantifiable data on a consolidation strategy that will save your business thousands in ongoing support costs.
Technology Refresh and SQL Server Upgrades
Whether your SQL Server infrastructure is approaching end of life, or if you’re simply looking at upgrading your SQL Server infrastructure to the latest platform to leverage new functionality – we have the skills and experience to guide you safely through the process of upgrading your SQL Servers. Our DBAs will review your environment for potential issues due to deprecated functionality or vendor compliance to ensure your upgrade path is handled smoothly and problem free.
SQL Server Security
In the world of data management, information security is a top priority for businesses who handle sensitive customer information. SQL Server offers protection through a range of security hardening options including Transparent Data Encryption, Column store encryption, Certificates and Security Key Rotation through to encrypted backups solutions.
We’ve even worked with a number of companies in assisting them towards attaining PCI DSS security compliance, so whatever your security requirements, we’re confident we can help.