About Database Specialists, Inc.

Our Company

Since 1995, the Database Specialists team has been a nationwide provider of Oracle consulting, Oracle database administration (DBA) and remote DBA managed services for companies with mission-critical Oracle database systems. We have been providing Oracle database support services as well remote Oracle DBA since version 7, and today we support clients with production databases ranging from Oracle versions 7.3 through 12c via onsite consulting and our Oracle remote DBA services.

Headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, Database Specialists, Inc. has employees in all time zones and serves clients remotely nationwide with Oracle database consulting and remote DBA support services. From implementing new database systems to tuning Oracle, from maintaining large production systems to upgrades and patches, to installing Oracle RAC as well as performing 11g and 12c upgrades our Oracle DBA’s keep your Oracle systems running at peak performance with high availability.

Oracle database technology and remote DBA services are all we focus on, which is why we can offer such a high level of experience in offering remote DBA support and other Oracle services. Our stellar client list is a testament to our consistent delivery of results-driven, cost-effective, high-satisfaction remote Oracle DBA services.

Our Team

Each member of our team has dedicated their career to excelling in Oracle technology. Our Oracle Certified Professionals average more than 15 years of Oracle database-specific experience. They are also dedicated to sharing their knowledge by presenting at Oracle-related conferences and writing numerous technical white papers. Please browse the Resource Library of our site for the many useful tips, tools and publications we offer related to Oracle technology.

In addition to our experience our proprietary portal and agent, which we call Database Rx®, helps us to be very efficient and precise in the Oracle remote DBA work that we do. We discuss this in a white paper on Oracle remote DBA tools and methodologies and how the proactive tools available in the market today compare to Database Rx® (which is supplied free as part of our DBA Pro service), as well as Database Specialists’ methodology of approaching remote DBA solutions.

Call us today at 888-648-0500 x525 for more information. In Northern California, you can reach us at 415-344-0500 x525.

Our Philosophy

We focus on Remote Oracle Database Administration support and we do it well. At the same time, we won’t lose sight of the big picture. We know that you have a business to run, and you want as few worries as possible. That’s why our customers choose us and stay with us for their Oracle database services for years. Our remote DBAs are all Oracle Certified Professionals with more than 15 years experience and will treat your systems like we treat our own. That means that we take the time to ask questions, we’re proactive and we take things seriously. At the same time, we focus on offering personalized Oracle Remote DBA support services. When you call for support, you will get individual attention, not a random voice in a call center. And, all of our technical team members have extensive real-world onsite and remote database administration experience.

Remote Oracle Database Administration Managed Services and Remote DBA Support: Database Specialists’ remote DBA services acts as an extension of your in-house DBA resources, providing superior remote database administration, management and optimization services and access to Oracle expertise when you need it. For those companies without DBAs on staff, we can offer full service remote DBA support so that you can be assured your Oracle systems are running correctly.

For more than 15 years, Database Specialists has provided the Oracle community with in-depth expertise, experience, exceptional teamwork and our own database optimization tools supporting our remote DBA Services. Oracle technology is all we do — which is why we perform remote DBA services at a level others can’t match.

Our Approach

Our Proactive Approach via Remote DBA Support: To be proactive and keep Oracle systems running smoothly, it takes the right combination of skills, experience, and the proper tools. The certified Oracle DBAs on our team maintain ongoing communication with you regarding your database operations and goals via our remote DBA service. Our focus is on using best practices and doing things right the first time in order to avoid performance issues, data loss, or downtime.

Through our remote Oracle DBA support we make certain that you are setting up your systems properly and ensure you have the level of availability required.

Our experienced staff — along with our tools (see below) — help us proactively assess your database systems via our remote DBA support and make adjustments to avoid a crisis. If a critical problem does arise, we know about it within minutes. And, depending on the level of service you have selected, we deal with those issues accordingly. The goal of our DBA Pro remote DBA service is to keep your systems running smoothly and provide the level of expertise you need to quickly resolve any database problem that may occur.

In addition to our experience, we use our proprietary portal and agent which we call Database Rx® to helps us support our Oracle remote DBA customers. We discuss this in a white paper on Oracle remote DBA tools and methodologies and how the other tools available in the market today compare to Database Rx® (which is supplied free as part of our DBA Pro service), as well as Database Specialists’ philosophy towards being proactive in supplying Oracle remote DBA services.

We also support many different versions of Oracle under all different operating environments, including Linux, the various versions of Unix and Windows. In addition, we have experience with Exadata, RAC and 12c besides all the previous releases of Oracle. All of these services are provided by our remote DBA services and can be included in any ongoing contract.

Follow the lead of our many satisfied clients. Call Database Specialists first for all of your Oracle database support needs, including Remote DBA Services. We promise to make you glad you did.

You can reach us toll-free in the U.S. at 1.888-648.0500 x525. If you are in Northern California, you can reach us locally in the San Francisco Bay Area at 415.344.0500 x525