DatabaseSkills provide help to address the following customer issues:

  • Is your DBA team overworked?

  • Could you benefit from a "consultant DBA" to augment your DBA team?

  • Do you need a dedicated DBA who works with your DBA team on a weekly schedule?

  • Do you need a dedicated DBA who intimately understands your business, architecture, and database infrastructure?

  • Do you need a Certified DBA with direct channel access into SQLServer / MySQL Support?

  • Do you want access to SQL Server / MySQL database expertise?

  • Do you need a cost-effective DBA solution?

DatabaseSkills use proven methodologies and expertise in database administration, security, performance tuning, replication, backup, and fault-tolerance in providing this service. DatabaseSkills will work closely with customers to offer the following services [full detail on Services]:

  • Analyze their current database infrastructure

  • Analyze their database requirements

  • Identify potential issues and limitations

  • Diagnose issues in complex application architectures

  • Improve database infrastructure, architecture, and design

  • Install, configure and administer SQLServer / MySQL

  • Apply the latest SQLServer / MySQL patches and version upgrades

  • Schedule backup & recovery

  • Set-up and manage replication

  • Help secure their database environments

  • Benchmark, load test, and optimize critical SQL queries

  • Help proactively manage performance and capacity planning

  • Implement best practices and recommend tools for managing their database infrastructures

Scope of Work

  • Covers all DBA functions


  • Design, installation, configuration, and administration of customers' SQLServer / MySQL databases


  • Improved reliability, security and performance

  • Help minimize project risk through better assessment of effort and project scope

  • Knowledge transfer and skills development for SQLServer / MySQL DBA

  • Learn administration best practices