Process Modeling</li></li></ul><li>Packaged Services<br />Our services are database focused and include inexpensive 4-day assessments moving you down the path to:<br /><ul><li>Reducing your overall costs.
Data Integration designs/architecture</li></ul>Early Code & Test<br />- Early code and testing of integration/DB<br />- Heavy use of Data prototypes/profiling<br />Inception<br />Transition<br />Elaboration<br />Construction<br />
Veritas SQL Server Performance Series</li></li></ul><li>We design Business Architecture for the future – Website<br />The experts of Database Architechs, based in Europe and USA (Nation wide), are offering you a range of services from Web to Cloud integration.<br />Website Architecture and Development<br />Database Architechs has developed numerous websites: corporate, e-commerce, entertainment, luxury, press, education, job board... As a leading consulting firm, we choose the best and cost effective solutions to meet your business needs.<br />
We design Business Architecture for the future – Cloud<br />Cloud Computing/Virtual Enterprise Architecture<br />Cloud computing and SaaS allow to build a virtual and agile enterprise. <br />Database Architechs helps you to take benefit of these technologies to improve your business and reduce your costs. <br />
We design Business Architecture for the future – Mobile<br />iPhone/iPad Mobile applicationArchitecture and Development<br />Our world is mobile and Database Architechs helps you bringing your ideas into mobile devices. We develop rich content applications for iPhone and now for iPad<br />
We design Business Architecture for the future – Business Intelligence<br />Business Intelligence/Data Warehouse Architecture and Implementation<br />BI is often described as "one version of the truth". <br />At Database Architechs we focus our expertise on your Business needs and deliver you the right data at the right place and the right time.<br />
Data Warehouse &Business Intelligence<br />Using most major DBMS offerings from Microsoft, Oracle, IBM, Columnar DB, NoSQL Databases and others.<br /><ul><li>Snow-flake
OLAP cubes</li></li></ul><li>Database Architecture<br />Our data architects have done this for multi-billion dollar companies such as Symantec, Veritas, SGI, and others.<br />Complete or subset data architecture creation for current and the future (strategic) data architectures of any complexity. <br />
Database Design<br />Optimized database design and implementation of large and small, simple and complex database systems using:<br /><ul><li>DB2
Massively parallel database architectures such as ParAccel, Green Plum, Netezza, and others </li></ul>Working with the top database designers in the world.<br />
Data Modeling & Data Analysis<br />Capturing even the most complex data requirements into well defined and robust data models coupled with full data analysis and validation of all objects/entities. <br />A few of our data modelers apprenticed under the originator of data modeling <br />(Dr. Peter Chen – father of entity/relationship modeling). <br />
Database & SQLPerformance & Tuning<br />Industry leading performance and tuning tools coupled with the deepest Performance and Tuning experts on most major database platforms.<br /><ul><li>Database tuning
SQL performance</li></li></ul><li>Distributed Data & Data Replication<br />Our experts excel in multi-site distributed solutions and design using various technology solutions from replication, to mirroring, to log shipping. <br />Mitigating architectures and load balancing.<br />
Database Consolidation<br />Using a proven step-by-step methodology, helping in:<br /><ul><li>Leveraging your existing IT architecture and investments.
Reengineering, Consolidating, and redesigning your data architecture to better use what you have.
Optimizing your entire database layer for performance, stability, and availability.
Reducing your IT expenses and putting off those planned server and storage purchases.
Focusing on enabling you to better serve your internal and external customers. </li></li></ul><li>Data Integration & Transformation<br />Decades of ETL, EAI and other data integration solutions for:<br /><ul><li>Data migration
Data synchronization requirements</li></li></ul><li>Database High Availability<br />Five-9’s at the database tier via many different solutions, architectures, and technologies. Our consultants live by the mantra of “continuous uptime”. <br />We feature a high availability “assessment” for anyone serious about High Availability.<br />
Master Data Management<br />Core data categories such as customer data and product data comprise the cornerstone of this practice offering. <br />A specialized MDM methodology geared towards an optimal MDM architecture and <br />solution is embodied in our delivery model for MDM. <br />Often taking advantage of hub and spoke architectures to enable MDM for major organizations. <br />
One of the forgotten elements of good data management is Metadata Management.<br />Our consultants can help to implement a robust metadata repository and management framework to help you with:<br /><ul><li>Impact analysis
and data quality across your IT landscape</li></ul>Metadata Management<br />
Disaster Recovery &Business Continuity<br />Full Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity assessment and solution design for any companies’ disaster recovery/business continuity goals. <br />Fully automated/active-active patterns form the popular approaches we often recommend to customers.<br />
Database Security & Compliance<br />Meeting global security and compliance regulations such as PII, PCI, SOX … and others are at the heart of this offering. <br />Creating the most secure framework and solutions will vary according to your needs and your industry requirements.<br />
Database Architechs has proven its ability to optimize projects and to deliver programs and results that exceed customers’ expectations. <br />We bridge the gap between business needs and technology capabilities. <br />We are also known for being able to build excellent relationships at all levels of a company, from the CEO to the staff. <br />We make your company’s initiatives a success as we know how Project Management Organizations (PMO’s) and Project Management methodology work. <br />All of our project managers are PMI-certified. <br />Project Management<br />
Quality, Tests &Validation<br />Our technical teams possess a deep understanding of current and emerging technology issues and have proven their ability to provide a cost-effective and timely delivery while maintaining the highest quality standards of the industry. <br />We are defining test cases and test criteria for Quality Assurance and validate if every project’s components before going production.<br />
Offer several time tested and exciting database courses such as:<br /><ul><li>Multi-dimensional database design
Master Data Management ramp up</li></ul>Database Education & Training<br />
Remote Services<br />Using our Perf. & Tuning Tools and a proven methodology, we are extending our database-focused services:<br /><ul><li>Available through a secured connection
Top database experts available as needed using a pool of hours
Remote Physical Database Design:We have designed and deployed all kinds of systems, from OLTP databases to Decision support systems (Data warehouse, Business Intelligence and OLAP cube technologies). Our intervention quite often involves using advanced techniques such as data replication, clustering, and database mirroring.
Remote Performance and Tuning:As part of any Performance & Tuning engagement, we use a detailed performance and tuning methodology that has been developed over many years to offer predefined deliverables that maximize the end-result of our customers.Typically, our results include an improvement in database throughput ranging from 100% to 750% as well as a massive reduction in response times.</li></li></ul><li>Strengths:<br /><ul><li>Designed and developed by the top Database experts.
Highly “Graphic-Oriented” interactive design – drill-down through the graphs!
Easily isolate performance issues in seconds.
Optimization strategies can be implemented and verified.
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 to 2008 R2</li></ul>Database Performance Monitoring Tool<br />Video Demonstration<br />
Clients’ Testimonials<br />We are using Database Architechs' Performance and Tuning tools in all our production and test environments. Thanks to these tools we can anticipate and fix any performance issues. Isolating and fixing performance issues is now 16 times faster (down from 2 days to 1 hour). We can also log all the database performance metrics and information to isolate any past performance issue and produce some monthly reports on specific metrics. In addition, Database Architechs Performance and Tuning tools are helping us in identifying users' behavior, anticipating the required tuning to optimize response time.<br />We are using Database Architechs' Performance and Tuning tools for the following: 1) Monitor applications' response time before moving to production. 2) Isolate poor performing SQL queries, stored procedures, triggers ... on production databases. Thanks to Database Architechs' Performance and Tuning tools we've been able to improve SQL queries performances from few minutes to few seconds. Database Architechs' Performance and Tuning tools has also helped us to isolate performance issues during our database migration process.<br />I'm using Database Architechs' Performance and Tuning tools since several years. I appreciate very much these tools for real-time database server monitoring. I appreciate particularly: - The GUI, to visualize and isolate any performance issue in seconds. - How easy and fast it is, to install the tools and start monitoring any database server. - The logging feature, to analyze past performance issues. - The batch mode, to log performance metrics automatically based on events. <br />
Speakers to many events and conferences</li></ul>Database Tools:<br /><ul><li>Performance & Tuning Tools - Highly graphical (Sybase, Oracle and MS SQL Server)</li></ul>Database Education & Training<br />
Database Architechs global consulting team has delivered hundreds of high scale, high impact database, data architecture, high availability and performance and tuning engagements.<br />Our strengths are:<br /><ul><li>Database Design and Data Analysis/Modeling
Distributed Data Architectures/Data Replication
Knowledge Transfer and Education</li></ul>Strengths<br />
Events<br />PASS Summit 2010 – Seattle, Nov 2-5<br />Data Management Professionals – Santa Clara, Oct 21<br />MS SQLS UG – Silicon Valley, Oct 19<br />SQL Server 2008 R2 Unleashed – Sept 10<br />Data Management Association – SF, Dec 16<br />PASS Summit 2009 – Seattle, Nov 2-5<br />Oracle Open World – SF, Oct 11-15<br />MDM Summit – San Francisco, Aug 24-26<br />MS SQLSUG – San Diego, Aug 20<br />SQL Saturday – Portland, Jun 6<br />MS SQL Server 2008 Migration WS – SF, Apr 29<br />MS SQLS UG – Portland, Apr 23<br />MS SQLS UG – Silicon Valley, Feb 17<br />MS SQLS UG – SF, Feb 11<br />
Sybase</li></ul>Joint Proposals, as a named sub, and as augmentation<br />Partners<br />
Database Mirroring BenchmarkSQL Server 2005 vs. 2008<br />Overall send rate 41 % faster (2005 vs. 2008)<br />Overall restore rate 52% faster (2005 vs. 2008)<br />Overall availability topology inherits <br />the restore rate ~ 50% more available<br />Example:<br /><ul><li>743 ms Transaction (in 2005 mirroring configuration)
379 ms Transaction (in 2008 mirroring configuration)</li></ul>In failover, what would have been 20 seconds before mirror becomes principal turns into roughly 8-10 seconds (or 3 seconds turns into 1.5 seconds, so on).<br />
Solid State Devices <br />Benchmark<br />Overall send rate 26 % faster (2008 Conventional versus SSD)<br />Overall restore rate 17% faster (2008 Conventional versus SSD)<br />Overall Database mirroring topology garners ~ 20% more availability<br />Examples:<br />10 min 17 seconds to complete<br /><ul><li>4:32:37am 4:43:00am (principal send’s)
4:32:48 am 4:43:05am (mirror restore’s)</li></ul>8 min 38 seconds to complete<br /><ul><li>3:45:19am 3:53:20am (principal send’s)