Gartner Research

BMC Software Releases Tool To Ease Database Administration: Web DBA

Published: 03 May 2000

ID: G00190349

Analyst(s): Peter Urban

Summary

On Monday BMC Software announced Web DBA, a browser-based tool, which simplifies complex database administration tasks. With Web DBA, users can perform administrative tasks like create, alter and delete tables and indexes through an intuitive interface. The product will initially work with Oracle databases and will expand to work with all major relational databases. This is significant because it offers companies with multiple different databases a common administrative interface. Web DBA handles 80% of daily administrative tasks, and BMC has sister products for the remaining 20%. Web DBA costs $995 per user.

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