The first five posts so far :
- Write everything down (link)
- Automate and don't reinvent the wheel (link)
- Share your knowledge (link)
- Analyze, Simplify and Focus (link)
- Don't Panic (link)
A calm disposition and the ability to remain cool under strenuous conditions are essential to the makeup of a good DBA. Problems will occur—nothing you can do can eliminate every possible problem or error. Part of your job as a DBA is to be able to react to problems with a calm demeanor and analytical disposition.I might come up with quite a number of other professions that fit this description but none more than that of a DBA of course ! Since it's almost the end of the year, let's get lyrical (no reference to O.N.John intended) and summarize it with a rhyme
If sh*t hits the FanThese are my own words, not those of Craig.
You are the Man
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