Avoiding the Pitfalls of Database Change Automation
Duration: 60 minutes
Track: Enterprise Database Administration & Deployment
Automation and Continuous Delivery are at the forefront of software development processes today. However, databases are being neglected because database code is different, harder to automate, and DBAs just don't seem to trust database automation. This is not surprising when you consider the number of incidents and instances of downtime that were caused by out-of-process updates, code overrides, and other database glitches. In this session, we will explain the options to automate database changes along with the benefits and issues with each option.