Database Administration Solutions Guide#

Rackspace Technology Database Administration (DBA) Service is a managed solution that helps your organization increase database performance and accelerate application innovation. The DBA solution provides database-specific monitoring and expertise that reduces the strain of database management on your organization. This solution comprises a two-tiered offering that assists with provisioning, configuring, monitoring, as well as offering general support and best practices related to your databases.

Intended audience#

This guide is intended for technical personnel responsible for working with Rackspace Technology to implement and manage the Database Administration (DBA) solution. The following information outlines the specifics of the DBA solution and explains how you can prepare for and optimize your experience with this solution.

This guide contains the following chapters:

  • Choosing a solution level

  • Onboarding with the Rackspace Technology DBA service

  • Working with the Rackspace Technology DBA team

  • Migrating or retiring your database