Database Services

Design, implement, and support databases including: Oracle, SQL Server, and MySQL.

What You Need to Know

Database Services is a third-level support database team for staff or faculty members. 

The team works directly with an application owner to install/setup/configure a new database,  support their database, and maintain their database systems. This includes the optimization of data access and security for Oracle, MS/SQL and MySQL databases.

Services include:

  • Maximizing uptime so that the database is available when needed, which requires proactive and periodic monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Establishing and administering policies, standards and procedures for strategic data planning, data analysis, modeling and data element standardization
  • Architecture, design, and modeling
  • Installation and configuration
  • Security
  • Performance and capacity
  • Backup/restore
  • Failover strategy
  • Monitoring

Who Has Access

  • Faculty
  • Staff

Cost & Requirements


No cost for approved faculty and staff.


Database requirements are custom specific to the application and database and will be determined after discussion with Data Services.



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