We provide a range of consultancy services to help our clients get the very best from their Data Platforms. Some of our more popular services are listed below:

SQL Server Administration

Implementing effective maintenance processes is the first step in ensuring your database systems stay healthy.

We’ll work with your systems and recovery objectives to ensure databases are correctly backed up and implement maintenance strategies to ensure they’re consistent and fully recoverable too. We’ll also setup comprehensive alerting (using your existing third party tools if required)┬áthat provide detailed notifications on any critical and performance-related issues.

SQL Server Performance Review

Our comprehensive health check report provides you with a detailed analysis of how your SQL Servers are performing and makes recommendations for optimisation.

We’ll check crucial performance areas including the overall SQL Server Architecture (including server and OS layer), current patch level, instance and database configuration items, resource management, health metrics (such as wait statistics) with additional reporting query and related index layers. We’ll discuss our findings and give you recommended follow up actions in detail. Need our assistance to implement any changes? We can do that too.

SQL Server Upgrade/Migration

Looking to bring your SQL Servers up to date? With product support endings and more frequent releases of SQL Server on multiple platforms it can be difficult to determine the best way to upgrade your existing databases.

We provide a comprehensive upgrade service; from initial discussions to explain the functionality changes in current versions right through to implementation and testing we’re on hand to provide our expertise in ensuring your upgrades are as seamless as possible and that you’re making the most of your SQL Server instances.

DBA Managed Service

Our DBA managed service option means you have a dedicated DBA resource but without the high-end salary costs.

Perhaps you need short term cover for a limited time, or maybe you only require a DBA for a small amount of time per month. Whatever your requirement you can utilise our knowledge and expertise to ensure your databases are being looked after. To discuss options and pricing for this service please use our contact page or email us direct at contact@dtaconsult.co.uk