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Jamie Wallis

Jamie Wallis

9 September 2020

Jamie Wallis

9 September 2020

Why you should embed monitoring earlier in your Database DevOps cycle

As Gartner recommends in their report ‘Fail Fast in Production; Embed Monitoring Earlier in Your DevOps Cycle’1, it has been shown that it’s possible to provide superior customer experiences by building “instrumentation into the preproduction phase, tracking metrics on availability, performance and service health”. While this particular report focuses on application monitoring, the benefits... Read more

Jamie Wallis

5 November 2019

Jamie Wallis

5 November 2019

The value of monitoring at BMW

A while ago, James King of Redgate spoke to Tony Maddonna, Microsoft Platform Team Lead and SQL Server Enterprise Architect at BMW about the growing SQL Server estate at the car manufacturer, and how and why monitoring such a large estate is so important.  The conversation was recorded and the video above is... Read more

Jamie Wallis

25 October 2019

Jamie Wallis

25 October 2019

Why Redgate has Product Marketing Managers and Product Managers

You may be under the impression that Product Marketing Managers and Product Managers fulfil the same function. At some organizations they do; defining the commercial position of the product and working with, or within, the product teams to ensure development matches the business strategy. So why would a software company hire both? At Redgate... Read more

Jamie Wallis

4 July 2019

Jamie Wallis

4 July 2019

Do you really know what’s happening with your servers?

Managing an IT team is a tough job. While demands on your services are increasing, both internally and externally, the need to be aware of and in control of application and server performance is a constant pressure. In fact, there are four key elements that currently affect the working life of an IT leader:... Read more