developerWorks: Database defense against the dark political arts
Jan 01, 2007, 05:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Aron Lurie)
[ Thanks to Nobody for this link.
"DBAs take great pride in providing reliable database services
to their organizations. It comes as no surprise they are very
stressed when the database is blamed for performance issues or
application outages. This article shows you how to provide a
real-time graph of database status (see Figure 1) to reduce false
accusations, and identify problems for rapid resolution."