Database Administration, as your Business Needs it.


We're a team of Microsoft certified Data Platform specialists with over 17 years experience in managing Enterprise SQL Server environments.

DBA Services was born out of the Global Financial Crises were a slowed economy and financial pressures meant that businesses could no longer afford to retain expensive specialist database technology professionals. In response to this, we developed a support model which enabled businesses of any size to access the same advanced systems of database administration as used by some of the industries largest SQL infrastructures, consumed as a service on-demand, and without the full-time employee overheads.

Our cost-effective support packages give businesses access to experienced SQL Server technical support at a fraction of the cost of dedicated in-house technical staff. Available in a variety of proactive management packages, as well as extremely affordable monitoring and incident response services, we’ve geared our services and cost structure to suit businesses of any size, scale or complexity of SQL Server infrastructure.

If you’re looking for fast support and protection against SQL server related incidents, our On-Call DBA service offers businesses 24*7 monitoring and incident response. Integrating directly with SQL Servers inbuilt alerting and failure notification systems, this service provides rapid response (typically within 15 minutes) to any incident which take place in your environment, before they become a costly outage to your business.

Whether you’re simply looking for an insurance policy to help safeguard your SQL Servers, or are after a fully managed, proactive support solution, we’re confident that our range of support services provides an extremely cost effective alternative to let you achieve your outcomes.  Through our services, we believe that ANY business can now empower their operations through professional, on-demand SQL Server database administration services.

Microsoft SQL Server Database Administrators

Don't trust your data to anyone less...
MCSE: Data Platform

Microsoft accredited with over 17 years industry experience on both SME and large enterprise SQL Server solutions.

MCSE: Enterprise Administrator

Over 15 years experience in management of large scale corporate infrastructure on Microsoft technology stack.


VMWare Certified Professional with over 10 years experience in working with VMWare’s virtualisation technology.


We are a small team that does incredible things

Our DBAs bring over 17 years experience in managing enterprise-scale database infrastructures such as Dominos, Navman, QSuper and Qantas, applying the same systems of management, maintenance and support to all our clients’ environments, both large and small, as are used by some of the world’s largest financial institutions.

Through our Managed SQL Services support plans, we’ve made specialist DBA support services affordable and within the reach of any business, so that now even smaller businesses can leverage the same caliber of SQL Server database administration as used by some of Australia’s leading companies.

Many of our DBAs have strong application development backgrounds, which provides us with valuable insights into application requirements and also common practices (and mis-practices) which take place in today’s fast paced development industry.


The modern world of dev-ops have blurred the lines between development and infrastructure. Beyond our specialisation in SQL Server databases, our DBAs have worked along side many top Windows systems administrators in support of client environments. We’ve seen the challenges faced by both developers and infrastructure support and have worked along side both to help bridge the gap between infrastructure security requirements while still enabling application teams to perform their work also.

So whether you’re simply looking for an insurance policy to help safeguard your SQL Servers, or are after a fully managed, proactive support solution, we’re confident that our range of support services provides an extremely cost effective alternative to let you achieve your outcomes.

Through our services, we believe that ANY business can now empower their operations  and development teams through professional, on-demand SQL Server database administration services.

How DBA Services can help your Business…


What are customers are saying about us!


DBA Services was selected to provided GMH Systems Pty Ltd with SQL consulting services. The initial brief was to review and make recommendations on our SQL Server infrastructure and assist in achieving best industry practice in this area. To date Sia Shamsia our DBA Services consultant has proven to very knowledgeable and professional providing outstanding service and assistance. We have now extended our brief to include security and ongoing maintenance services across all our servers. We would not hesitate to recommend DBA Services to any company large or small that requires professional services delivered to the highest quality.

Graeme Andrew
Rental Car Manager

DBA Services have saved the day for us many times over. The service we have received from them has been first class - nothing is a problem for them, and they have proved time and time again that they have a deep understanding of DBs. Highly recommended!

William Buchanan

I would regard DBA services as a superior provider of Database services. They demonstrate exceptional professionalism and are truly focused on your business outcome. They are a sensational team. DBA Services P/L continues to be an excellent service provider with superb problem solving and solution creation talent.

Steve Anable

Excellent enterprise-grade database services. I would not look anywhere else for in-depth SQL consulting, replication, high availability or troubleshooting services. DBA Services assisted with improving the database performance and resilience for a major ERP project of ours. Highly recommended.

David Levi

DBA Services do what they say they will: they look after your SQL databases. They do it in an unfussy way. They are bold enough to be decisive but respectful enough to consult you as needs must. They are a key component of our IT strategy. The first official workday of the year is the perfect day to write this email because I have enjoyed an unworried Xmas because I knew we were in safe hands.

Peter Moore

In my previous role at QSuper, Sia Shamsai provide DBA services in support of a major 24x7 business application. Over the 4+ years that we worked together I received excellent service. He was particularly knowledgeable in monitoring, maintenance and diagnostic work. As demand for the system grew, Sia helped to scale the DB infrastructure to provide best performance. I would strongly recommend Sia to anyone seeking someone with excellent DBA skills, up to and including enterprise-level infrastructure.

Russel Dickenson

Highly recommended for SQL consulting and support services for enterprise or smaller scale solutions.

Jonathan Burke

I have worked closely with Sia on numerous SQL projects over the years and have not found anyone that could surpass his knowledge and creativeness with SQL.

Alison Woolfrey

DBA Services have provided exceptional service on short notice during critical client disaster scenarios. Their in-depth knowledge of MSSQL performance tuning and HA design kept services running while providing recommendations for short and long term infrastructure improvements. I highly recommend them.

Bill Vanderent

DBA Services are a pleasure to work with. Their Microsoft SQL knowledge is second to none. I would recommend them to any company looking for strong SQL admin and/or development capabilities.

Peter Ross

I was in deep trouble with a pour performing DB and a looming deadline. I contacted DBA Services via the contact form on their web site. I had an email from them within 15 minutes, and was talking to them shortly after. They understood my problem immediately,and had the problem solved within 20 minutes. My experience was first class. DBA are highly recommended.

Gary Cox

We engaged DBA Services to assist us with our PCI Compliance. Sia and his team provided excellent service, pitched directly to our needs in a timely fashion and at a competitive price. There really isn't anything else I could have asked from them. Sia especially seems to understand our position and approached the work as if we'd had a long term relationship with his company already. His willingness to help us where he could was greatly appreciated and we'll be going back as a result

Paul Twomey

DBA Services were recommended to us to assist with setting up replicated SQL Servers. Not only was this done quickly and efficiently, each step of the process was explained in clear English and fully documented. Sia also provided general tips and suggestions on using SQL. We would have no hesitation in recommending DBA Services.

James Organ

DBA are the best Database professionals in the business. We have had years of excellent service from the team.

Anthony Gavin

DBA Services provide AccountAbility with professional, timely and practical advice and service in optimizing the configuration of our web and database servers in Australia and the UK. Their work is of high quality, but still represents great value for money. They have exceeded our expectations

Terry McMillan
DBA Services

Professional SQL Server Database Administration Services, because we believe every business deserves to have a specialist DBA.

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Office Location

2/67 Dennis Rd,
Springwood QLD,
Australia 4127

Postal Address

PO Box 1208,
Fortitude Valley, QLD
Australia 4006


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