“DevOps test data requests are always at the bottom of my ToDo list.”

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DBAs are tasked with the most crucial job —protect the data. Secure it, back it up, and ensure production databases are available. DevOps data demands just don’t rank—especially if they crunch production performance.

But times are changing. Today’s DBAs are increasingly expected to help refresh growing non-production environments fast and without hiccups or disclosing sensitive fields. It means reevaluating both their role and their processes. 

Download the DBA Confessions chapter to learn how your peers are dealing with their ever changing roles, what modern DBAs do differently to meet data demands, and ways to refresh non-production while cutting security risk.