// The Real World of the Database Administrator

Date: 03/01/2015

Contributors: Elliott King


To understand the current role of the DBA and the way that role is changing, Dell Software commissioned Unisphere Research, a division of Information Today, Inc., to survey database administrators and others charged with managing corporate data from a wide range of organizations and industries across North America. This study examines the current state of database infrastructures, responsibilities, challenges and priorities. In addition, the study shows current changes underway and future outlooks.