SAVINGS IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES (IT) Most
organizations considering whether to manage their
mission-critical databases in-house or to outsource, justify their
investment on the basis of technology costs –
management and monitoring versus the outsourcing model.The IT cost savings that companies realize by outsourcing to SCI
can be significant.The
savings go beyond technology equipment to include avoiding the costs
associated with hiring and retaining internal DBAs, reducing training
costs.Many organizations do
not see database administration as a core competency and are best served
by leaving the Database maintenance and management legwork to an
experienced DBA outsourcing company.Organizations with internal IT resources can rely on SCI for DBA
maintenance tasks so that the customer's technical resources are free to
focus on strategic revenue-generating business activities.
COSTS ARE ONLY PART OF THE PICTURE But
there's more to consider than just IT costs. Limiting decision criteria to
only include IT costs undermines the value-added services and business
understanding available through outsourcing the DBA functions — ways to
better utilize database technologies to improve the availability and
dissemination of data throughout your organization.SCI’s value-added options for Remote DBA outsourcing improve the
performance, availability and security of your most important asset –
Remote DBA customers are able to avoid the time and cost of competing
to hire scarce DBA resources and the risk of turnover – while
working with experienced, world-class database administrators.Reducing IT staff, turnover and associated overheads translate
into real cost savings for these companies.
24 x 7 x
365 monitoring and support.Companies
with systems that require monitoring and support around the clock,
achieve specific and measurable value by having Software Concepts
International monitor and support their business critical databases.
database performance, reliability, and sophistication.SCI’s Remote DBA
customers enjoy a competitive edge through improved database
performance and availability – made possible through the use of the
latest technology, robust database management tools and true database
Ability to focus on core
mission-critical databases in-house often requires hiring additional
resources or redeploying existing staff at the expense of other areas
of strategic investment.Freed
from the responsible for managing your databases, SCI’s customers
are able to focus on core business functions – improving customer
satisfaction, increasing product output, reducing time to market, and
enhancing business productivity and business processes.
Ability to scale –
clients are able to successfully deploy their database
applications world-wide without the “growing pains” commonly
associated with such deployments.Supporting clients throughout the USA, Europe and Asia, SCI
has the expertise and resources to manage your enterprise’s
the strategic value of your IT.Companies
with their own IT department can offset the costs of managing
their application by outsourcing the critical DBA function.Databases require bug patches, upgrades, maintenance and
constant monitoring to optimize performance and availability.
IT burnout.Our clients' IT staff can go home and do what they need to do in
administration is no longer a job that consumes people's lives.
in 1987, Software Concepts International pioneered remote outsourcing of DBA resources.
Our list of satisfied customers includes many of the worlds largest
and most respected businesses – from semiconductor manufacturing to
impressive list of customers was built on our ability to deliver what we
promise – 24x7 coverage, improving database performance and availability,
elimination of DBA staff turnover and improved efficiency.
BOTTOM LINE SCI’s
unique solution to outsourcing the DBA function has a significant
positive impact on organizations.Organizations
cannot afford to overlook the value that SCI’s Remote DBA service
improved database performance, increased application availability, as well
as the peace of mind afforded an IT department –
free from database
maintenance drudgery and able to concentrate on strategic technology
DBA solution for outsourcing the DBA function will continue to be a
viable and rewarding database maintenance option for many companies.