What is MFA and Why does it Matter?

What is MFA and Why does it Matter?

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is something a lot of IT professionals know about but never want to bring up to their clients. MFA is the next step defense in your everyday battle in protecting your day to day operations. So let’s talk about it. What is MFA?...
Sockets, Cores, and Threads, oh my!

Sockets, Cores, and Threads, oh my!

What do you mean, exactly, by “CPU”? Once upon a time, computers sat on our desks; we knew exactly how many processors they had; and back then our biggest uncertainty was whether they could handle Y2K. Fast forward to today: our computers have 4, 8 or 16...
What’s in Our Virtual-DBA Name?

What’s in Our Virtual-DBA Name?

Virtual-DBA came out of XTIVIA’s response to an urgent need in the market to limit travel during the dotcom bubble burst. It was vital for our customers to conserve travel resources, both time and money, while getting immediate response on database issues. In...
Ten Factors for Choosing DBA Services

Ten Factors for Choosing DBA Services

Data is the lifeblood of your business, which means taking care of it is essential for operating your business. Whether your company uses SQL Server, Oracle, Db2, or PostgreSQL, quality database support, maintenance, and protection must be an integral part of your...