Tim M. Hidalgo has been in the Information Technology field for over a decade, starting as a Repair Technician, moving up into Network Administration, Software Engineering, IT Management and Database Administration. His passion for all areas of Information Technology has allowed him to be successful in each area throughout the years. Tim currently works as a Database Administrator for CRMLS.
Once you're clear about what data the developers and testers need to be able to be effective, you have several alternatives approaches to providing them exactly the data that will give you rock solid database tests that will allow deployments with far less risk. Tim goes through some practical demos to show you how you can automatically keep your testing environments up to date, and thereby ship more robust databases.… Read more
Constructing a test environment for your databases can be a difficult task at the best of times. Once you've actually acquired the hardware needed and architected the environment, you still have to arrange and securely transport the data. And with the rising demand for fast feedback and continuously integrated processes, having all of this automated and operating at speed is a challenge all of its own.… Read more