[nycphp-talk] To dBa or not to dBa,..
leam at reuel.net
Tue Jan 19 04:47:48 EST 2010
I am personally aware of a situation where developers were given freedom
to run the Oracle database. Now that an upgrade is needed the developers
are either gone or expecting the Operations DBA team to fix things.
Three different failures, based on the poor organization of the
application, have cost jobs.
Whether or not MongoDB and the like changes this, I do not know. But if
I were going to interview at a place with a large relational DB in
production and no DBAs, I'd certainly look elsewhere.
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