There's a service for almost every technology we use in the enterprise. What’s the latest service platform? Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) is a software that enables organizations to streamline common administrative tasks, ensure database support structures are in place, and create database copies for analytics or test/dev simply and efficiently.
As databases become more critical and database skills become more expensive, DBaaS can help mitigate these issues. This Dummies guide will take you through the basics of DBaaS, including:
- Providing a robust platform on which to run databases
- Supporting databases on-premises and in the cloud
- Abstracting database management functions to create a common operational paradigm
- ...and more!