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DB Best Releases Database Compare Suite 4.14
April 29, 2019

DB Best announced a release of the new version of Database Compare Suite 4.14. This release brings the support of Amazon DynamoDB, as well as the ability to use SSL to connect to Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle databases. What’s new in Database Compare Suite 4.14? The most important improvement of our ultimate tool for database administrators and developers is the support of yet another NoSQL database platform. Starting from the 4.14 version, Database Compare Suite allows you to work with Amazon DynamoDB databases including the developer local instance of Amazon DynamoDB. Database Compare Suite will help you verify data migration when movi...

DB Best sponsors SQLSaturday 807 at Redmond, WA
April 24, 2019

DB Best is the Gold sponsor of the SQLSaturday 807 conference at Redmond, WA. The event will be held on April 27, 2019, at Microsoft Building 92. We look forward to hearing the amazing speakers of this event. The schedule of this grand event is pretty busy as the organizers will host no less than 7 parallel sessions! Event highlights Please give a warm welcome to the Power BI Queen. On this event, DeNisha Malone will deliver two sessions: Power BI Administration to Optimize your Premium Services Tell a Story with Data in Power BI A glimpse on other sessions of SQLSaturday 807: Build ETL Patterns in the Cloud with Azure Data Factory Everl...

DB Best sponsors SQLSaturday 857 in Kyiv, Ukraine
April 24, 2019

DB Best sponsors the seventh annual SQLSaturday 857 conference in Kyiv, Ukraine. The event will be held on May 18, 2019, at the President Hotel. The event will host multiple speakers from Ukraine, Germany, the UK, Portugal, Romania, Malta, Poland, and USA. Our own Artur Konstantynov will deliver a session on Power BI. Evaluation context in DAX. Event highlights A glimpse on other sessions of SQLSaturday 857: Azure Data Factory v2: Mapping Data Flows Azure Machine Learning Extent and Page Management in SQL Server Introduction to Polybase Mission Critical and High Performance SQL Server environments Query languages in Azure IoT SQL Server que...

New DBMSys platform 5.0.6 brings the support of Azure SQL Database Managed Instances
April 24, 2019

On Friday, April 19th, 2019, DB Best released an update to our DBMSys platform to version 5.0.6. This release brings the long-awaited support of Azure SQL Database Managed Instances. Also, DBMSys now significantly simplifies the discovery of a new customer's environment. What’s new in DBMSys platform 5.0.6? Looking for a move to the cloud, you may want to consider Azure Database Managed Instances as the target destination. The latest version of our in-house DBMSys platform provides you with a detailed financial estimate of this type of migration. Also, you should consider the fact that Azure SQL Database Managed Instances deliver “clo...

Changing Office Life for the Better with the DB Best IoT Hackathon
February 18, 2019

On February 15-16, 2019, DB Best held our first IoT Hackathon. This internal event pitted our best developers against each other in the new DB Best office. We provided all participating teams with an Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) Alexa-enabled Bluetooth speaker. The goal of the hackathon was to create a functional service to improve office productivity using the Amazon smart speaker. Our teams quickly huddled together and discussed their unique IoT solution. Each team focused on how best they could tackle the modern problems facing each workplace and quickly began to build their new service. When the final bell rang, and all teams had to lift the...

DB Best sponsors Microsoft Ready 2019
February 7, 2019

DB Best is excited to announce our sponsorship of an internal Microsoft event for the sales community. Microsoft Ready 2019 will take place February 11–15, 2019, Seattle, WA. The Microsoft Ready audience is the Microsoft technical sales, services delivery sales community, account management, and marketing teams. This event provides DB Best with an opportunity to meet our Microsoft friends. The DB Best team will share the details of our overwhelming experience with Microsoft. Notably, we will talk about database migration to the Microsoft data platform and various cloud benefits. In addition to that, we are discussing other opportunities tha...

DB Best Sponsors the AWS Sales Kickoff 2019 Event in Las Vegas
February 6, 2019

DB Best will be sponsoring the AWS Sales Kickoff 2019 Event, taking place on February 18-20 in Las Vegas, NV. This year, the primary audience of the AWS Sales Kickoff (SKO) will be the AWS Sales Team. In past years, SKO included a broader set of attendees from both AWS Sales and Marketing. This time, the audience will include Sales, Business Development, Partner Sales, Partner Development, and Sales Operations. SKO will be a great opportunity for DB Best to get in touch with the AWS team and discuss new opportunities, projects, and plans. DB Best is looking forward to strengthening our partnership with AWS. Currently, DB Best has reached the ...

DB Best Updates DBMSys Platform
February 1, 2019

On Thursday, January 31st, 2019, DB Best updated the DBMSys platform. This new release provides users with an updated installer and the support of Azure SQL Database Managed Instances. What's new in the updated DBMSys platform? We updated the Internal Status Dashboard in DBMSys platform. Particularly, we added email notifications and new events to this dashboard. Also, we added the support of Azure SQL Database Managed Instances. Microsoft states that Managed Instance is the best destination to move a large number of existing SQL Server databases from on-premises or virtual machines. So, keeping up with the latest trends, we provide the DBMSy...

DB Best at Microsoft Tech Expo Portland 2018
December 4, 2018

Join DB Best's BI Developer & Consultant DeNisha Malone also known as The Power BI Queen at the Microsoft Tech Expo event in Portland. The event will take place on Tuesday, December 11, at the Oregon Convention Center. The Microsoft Technology Expo (MTX) is a full day community conference showcasing Microsoft enterprise technologies. This event brings together technology leaders and technical teams to share solutions and best practices. The particular MTX event in Portland will host 25 speakers and 20 sessions. Storytelling with data using Power BI Our own DeNisha Malone will deliver a technical session on the Microsoft Tech Expo Port...

New DBMSys Platform 5.0.4 provides at a glance health status of servers
December 3, 2018

On Monday, December 3rd, 2018, DB Best released an update: DBMSys platform 5.0.4. This release brings a self-monitoring feature for currently running services in the internal status dashboard. Also, DBMSys now allows for ignoring missing cloud benchmarks and provides users with some other updates. What's new in DBMSys platform 5.0.4? First of all, we implemented a totally new Collector Health dashboard, which provides users with access to all instances related to their company environment. Here you can check the state of all running instances at a glance. Then, we updated the GUI of the Collector, which allows for configuring the environme...