Databases & DBA
A database is a collection of information that is organized so that it can easily be accessed, managed, and updated. Here you may find Databases & DBA related articles and news.


  • Surviving as a Lone DBA

    The author tells us how to survive as the Lone DBA for n number of database servers.
  • A Comparative Study and Review for SQL Server 2016, Oracle 12c and MySQL 5.7

    Complexity and Handling of huge data is a crucial target for all management systems. Databases are the backbone, central and core component of a computer application to store data in a logical way, which define the structure and mechanism for manipulation of data.
  • ASP.NET 5 Automatic Migrations with Fluent NHibernate and PostgreSQL

    Enable automatic migrations with Fluent NHibernate and PostgreSQL server.
  • What is MongoDB

    Here are some very good links to have an idea about MongoDB.
  • Database Ranking

    Link to show rankings of all possible databases
  • The OLE DB Source and the Oracle Date Literal

    In this resource author emphasizes on avoid using the ANSI date literals in Oracle queries, but rather stresses on using the TO_DATE function. If it is an option, he suggests using the Microsoft OLE DB provider for Oracle
  • Improving Map/Reduce performance in RavenDB

    This article by Ayende discusses on improving Map/Reduce performance in RavenDB.
  • Download Access to MySQL Software

    Access to MySQL is a small program that will convert Microsoft Access Databases to MySQL.
  • Download DbVisualizer

    DbVisualizer is a database tool for developers and database administrators, helping you with both the development and maintenance of your databases.
  • Download DBF Viewer Plus

    DBF Viewer Plus is a portable application features editing and searching DBF files.
  • Download phpMyAdmin

    PHPMyAdmin is a tool developed in PHP and is intended for handling the administration of MySQL over the Web.
  • Download DreamCoder for Oracle DBA

    DreamCoder for Oracle is a comprehensive tool for developing and managing an Oracle database.
  • Download Database .NET

    Database .NET is a simple, uniform, and intuitive database management tool for multiple databases; it makes Local and Remote database administration easier without installing anything.
  • Download Aqua Data Studio

    Aqua Data Studio provides new database tools and functionality and bundled with a complete version control client for Subversion and CVS.
  • Download Navicat (MySQL GUI)

    Navicat (MySQL GUI) is a MySQL database management tool, which can convert XML, CSV, MS Excel, MS Access, and popular data formats to MySQL databases, eliminating time-consuming data entry and the errors that accompany it.
  • Download Universal SQL Editor

    Universal SQL Editor is a powerful, yet easy-to-use database query tool.
  • Download DreamCoder for Oracle Enterprise Freeware

    DreamCoder for Oracle Enterprise Freeware is a comprehensive tool for developing and managing an Oracle database.
  • Download DreamCoder for MySQL Enterprise Freeware

    DreamCoder for MySQL Enterprise Freeware is a tool for developing and managing MySQL databases. This product can increase the productivity and quality of development teams and database administrators.
  • Download PL/SQL Developer

    PL/SQL Developer is an integrated development environment for developing, testing, debugging, and optimizing Oracle PL/SQL stored-program units such as packages, and triggers.
  • Download Navicat Premium Essentials (Multiple Databases GUI)

    Navicat Premium Essentials is a multi-connections Database Administration tool allowing you to connect to MySQL, SQL Server, SQLite, PostgreSQL and Oracle databases simultaneously within a single application, making database administration to multiple kinds of database so easy.
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