SQL Server Upgrades | The Secret To Success Is Planning Ahead

SQL Server Upgrades | The Secret To Success Is Planning Ahead

Why Companies Procrastinate Over SQL Server Upgrades Ask any Database Administrator about why organizations large and small tend to procrastinate about SQL Server upgrades and you’ll hear similar replies: “upgrades are painful, upgrades are difficult,” “everything breaks.”  So instead of going through the process of upgrading, they ignore it until it creates a roadblock.  Fortified … Full story

Enterprise Data Services | Services Meeting Every Industry

Enterprise Data Services Fortified Data

What is Enterprise Data Services? In a fast-moving world, organizations are constantly scaling and evolving, which makes it essential for those organizations to have Enterprise Data Strategies in place. Enterprise Data Services, offered by database managed service providers and database consulting firms, support a business in the management, integration, scalability, security, and interpretation of data … Full story

Top 5 Reasons to Assess Your SQL Servers Quarterly

fortified top 5 reasons to assess your SQl servers quarterly

Assessment Overview A SQL Server assessment also called a SQL Server Health Check, is a review of one or all of the SQL Servers to provide the management team and the DBAs a holistic view of the SQL Server environment. The primary objective of the SQL Server Assessment is to review the current state configuration, … Full story

Introducing the Fortified Way – Fortified Data’s New Brand & How We Are Paving the Way as a Leading Managed Service Provider

Our New Brand Fortified Data is consistently changing to not only keep up with the changing aspects of data but to stay ahead of it. At Fortified Data,  we have rolled out new service offerings and developed revolutionary database tools that enable our managed service clients to almost forget they have databases. As we continue … Full story

SQL Server Monitoring: Moving from Reactive to Proactive Database Monitoring and Management

Fortified Data Proactive vs Reactive Database Monitoring

Introduction to SQL Server Monitoring SQL Server database monitoring and management is something that not only aids businesses in keeping data secure and available, but it is a process that allows businesses to scale and move towards their enterprise goals. Database monitoring is the collection and analysis of SQL Server performance and usage of data. … Full story

What to Look for in a Database Managed Service Provider

Fortified Data What to Look for in a Database Managed Service Provider

Overall Definition of a Database Managed Service Provider A database managed service provider, also known as an MSP, manages a client’s technical infrastructure, databases, and/or systems. Services offered by an MSP encapsulate everything from managing infrastructure and data to cybersecurity. And as technology changes, database managed service providers have the dedicated breadth of resources needed … Full story

Managed Services 2.0: The Leading Next-Generation Database Managed Service Provider

Fortified Data on Next Generation Managed Services

As the world of technology moves forward, so does the way that we manage it. Businesses are changing the way that they operate – relying on their data to design and implement changes to their business models, so they can provide the best service to their customers. As we enter and navigate through this new … Full story