Why Consider Dobler Consulting for Your Custom Software Development

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Custom software development projects are a close collaboration between the client and development team. Your development team will directly impact the success of your project, and your experience during the process.  Identifying the right development team for your project is about more than just finding knowledgeable coders. It involves finding the right combination of experience, knowledgebase, services, and personality. At Dobler Consulting, we handle comprehensive database management and technology services, and this puts us in a unique position to address custom software projects with a holistic understanding of the IT strategy. The result is more than just a development project. More Than Just Custom Software – Communication is a key aspect of the design process and requires bridging the gap between the business and tech languages. This is no easy feat, as most subject matter experts are proficient in one over the other. The resulting miscommunication can create challenges from the requirements phase all the way to implementation. Understanding the true goals of the software and how best to accomplish them from both a business and a software perspective means finding a team that can bridge those language barriers. At Dobler Consulting, we have built relationships with many companies through (more…)
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SAP ASE Always-On Replication / Combining HA and DR – Best of both worlds

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The recent introduction of SAP’s Always-On HADR solution, (licensed) feature of Adaptive Server Enterprise, will have former Sybase clients thinking, “why did we ever toss Sybase in favor of brand X?” After all, Wall Street was built upon the speed and reliability of Sybase software. No other product came close to its dataserver, replication server, and client/server ground-breaking technology.  ASE and Replication Servers still play an integral part in our data services, especially with regard to speed, data integrity, and heterogeneous capability. I’ve been working with these two products for over 20 years from Replication Server 11.0.2 (when I used to pull my hair out) to the most recent 15.7.1 SP305. Now, in the post-Sybase era, the ASE/RS tag team has been given a fresh tank of oxygen and continues to thrive in the marketplace. Through the introduction of practical, user-desired features incorporated by SAP, Always-On HADR continues to be a cost-effective, reliable, robust solution for many clients planning or upgrading an OLTP, HA, or DR environment.SAP ASE Always-On HADR option Dobler Consulting has performed extensive evaluation and testing on the SAP Always-On HADR feature.   SAP ASE Always-On HADR Option Dobler Consulting has performed extensive evaluation and testing (more…)

Microsoft SQL Server

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With a breakthrough performance and fast insights across on-premise locations and the cloud, the Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is built for mission-critical applications with high-performance, in-memory technology across OLTP, business intelligence and analytics, and data warehousing. The Microsoft SQL Server uses a common set of tools to properly manage and deploy databases in both the cloud and on-premises. Benefits of the Microsoft SQL Server The Microsoft SQL Server accelerates mission-critical applications with a new in-memory OLTP engine that can deliver up to thirty times the transactional performance gains. The new updatable data warehousing columnstore can query up to 100x faster than the former legacy solutions. You can rest assured knowing that your data is in good hands, as the Microsoft SQL Server has been named the most secure database five years in a row by the National Institute of Standards and Technology Comprehensive Vulnerability Database. The new and improved BI platform speeds up how you access, clean, analyze and shape external and internal data. When the power of the SQL Server 2014 and the Microsoft Power BI, connecting every user of an organization to the data that they need becomes a simplified and effective process. Your data is available anywhere (more…)

Database Strategy

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Elevate Your Business With The Right Database Strategy   An Effective Database Strategy for Your Business Your business’s database strategy must be developed with consideration for the varying database technologies that are available on the market and how they can be used to support the data used by your business. We start with a full evaluation of the data needs of your business, and then evaluate existing systems to determine their ability to fulfill those needs. We evaluate the following when creating an effective strategy: Required business intelligence needs Data types Existing Enterprise Technology Stack Relation with vendors Alignment of Enterprise Data Requirements to Vendor Software Database Performance requirements in relation to the Size and structure of existing databases How the data needs of the company will grow over the next 5 years With these insights, our team can go to work developing a database strategy that will support the needs of your business throughout its future growth. Whether we need to adjust your existing system or migrate to a new system, our team will ensure that your systems will be there to support your business through the growing demands of your ever-changing business needs. Database Strategy With Dobler Consulting (more…)

Data Mining

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The Data Mining Challenge The process of analyzing data from different perspectives and consolidating it into useful information for many different users can be a daunting task to undertake. The complexities that come along with bridging the gap between what business departments want and the data that is available can make it seem impossible. As most don’t understand the limitations involved in gathering and analyzing meaningful data, sometimes it can take an outside perspective to bridge this gap. With technology, there are always ways to get things done and, more often than not, multiple ways to accomplish your goals. With decades of experience working with companies of all sizes, growth cycles, and available technologies, we at Dobler Consulting can comfortable say that we know the most efficient and effective ways to mine your data. The Data Mining Process Data mining is an art and a science. Our team of experts will work with you to analyze your data in a meaningful way. We start by analyzing the patterns, associations, and sources of data. In studying the patterns and relationships within your data, our team can provide the reporting needed to help product managers evaluate price, competition, and the positioning of (more…)

Business Intelligence

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The Path To World Class Business Intelligence   The Insights You Need Into Your Data A comprehensive business intelligence solution will give you the insights to analyze all of the data in your business and analyze patterns – even if your data is collected in multiple software applications that do not talk to each other and you do not have the infrastructure to get meaningful business insights to achieve your growth. You have most likely reviewed more applications than you can count trying to find a solution, but you don’t know what system you really need. Business Intelligence With Dobler Consulting That is where Dobler can help. With decades of experience, our team knows how to properly evaluate your current and future data needs and determine the right solution. We start by having a conversation with your IT department to understand your existing infrastructure and what it does or does not do to meet the needs of your business. Our team will then interview each business department to get insights into the data that they need to accomplish their goals. At Dobler Consulting, our team understands how to get businesses the information that they need when and where they need (more…)
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Database Migration

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Database Migration in the Real World   The Database Migration Process Moving your data from one database to another can seem like a simple task in the beginning, but it can get very complicated very quickly as you dig into the processes and systems. Creating a plan and diligently following that plan is imperative to a successful database migration. At Dobler Consulting, our team of experts starts by evaluating the data structure, systems that contribute to the database, and the systems that pull from the database. After we understand how the systems are currently working, we will assess the growth strategy of the business and data demands that will be made in order to reach that growth strategy. This is a key step in any migration process. If you spend the time and resources necessary to migrate your data to a database that cannot achieve your short and long term goals without unnecessary complication, you will be doing more harm than good. Which Database Should You Migrate To? There are many factors that the end result of a database migration will be successful. What software and architectural solutions are available to maximize the effectiveness of your database? Will your software (more…)

Database Emergency Center

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Your primary production database has just crashed and you are losing business by the minute! Have you calculated the cost? It could be staggering! A non-functioning database could cause your business to come to a screeching halt. Poor performance, corrupt databases, and broken SQL Server processes are just a few of the potentially detrimental challenges that could unexpectedly arise in your database environment. These issues could have a major effect on the performance of your system and on your business as a whole – this is why the deployment of a rapid response team is so critical in these situations. Now, What Do You Do? The first thing to do is call Dobler Consulting Services at (813) 322-3240. We have experts ready to take your call and help you with your database problems. If you have a current service agreement in place with us, your call will take priority and be routed to an expert standing by ready to assist you. You don’t have an emergency support program in place? It’s not a problem! Without an emergency program in place, it may take some time and will likely cost you more, but we are available to help. What Is Your (more…)

Database Help Center

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There are no stupid questions when it comes to your database. Contact the experts at Dobler Consulting for answers to quick questions, in-depth insights, and any other issues at our Database Help Center. Dobler Consulting is a leader in SAP Sybase, SQL and Oracle Server database support services, and an SAP VAR Partner. Our database experts have over 200 years of combined experience in providing database consulting, database managed services, and licenses and maintenance for companies ranging from Small and Midsize Business to Fortune 500 companies. Fill out the form below with your inquiry or feel free to contact us by phone at 1-813-322-3240 or email atinfo@doblerllc.com! Our experts are waiting to assist you! (more…)