Pythian’s Oracle Apps DBA team recently upgraded a client’s E-Business Suite system to version 12.1.3, bringing them into compliance with Oracle’s baseline support requirements for Release 12.1 nearly one year ahead of deadline. We’d like to tell you a bit about this project — not to toot our own horn (though that’s nice too, we are kinda proud), but because it provides an ideal illustration of the power of the Pythian service delivery model, particularly as it applies to large enterprise-class projects.
We are happy to announce that Pythian has been ranked 156th on the annual Branham300—the definitive listing of Canada’s multinational information and communications technology (ICT) companies.
Pythian is thrilled to receive the 2012 Employer Excellence Award for Retention and Engagement by Hire Immigrants Ottawa, for our achievement in workplace diversity.
With this milestone birthday that has now arrived for Paul, it’s time to look back on the years and SOME (there are way too many stories to put them all here) of the Pythian history highlights.
To our customers & partners, from the heart We’d like to take this day of adoration to thank our clients and partners for their loyalty and business. We hope we say it enough: we love your data.
I have been the Community Liaison and a Senior DBA at PalominoDB for 15 months, and doing remote DBA work for 4 years. In that time I have learned that “consultant” need not be a dirty word, and that in the DBA world it is actually extremely valuable to have a remote DBA with lots…
Pythian continues to have a busy quarter with events right up to the end of the 2011 calendar year. If you happened to miss us at a past event, email email@example.com to reconnect or request a copy of the any of the presentations we’ve made through 2011 or earlier.
I’ve always had a dream of being able to use what we are doing at PalominoDB not only for our for profit clients, but for those who go out day to day helping those who need it. We always try to work with clients who make people’s lives better, but there are those whose entire…
Practice, Innovation, Learning, Positive Paranoia are few of the key factors which make a DBA rockstar. Paul Vallee, who is employing hundreds of top-notch DBAs from across the planet to service world’s busiest and critical databases nailed the concept down with a thud.
PalominoDB is very excited about our participation in the upcoming PerconaLiveconference in London. We’ll have two of our European staff presenting. On Monday, Jonathan Levin will be doing a tutorial on Advanced MySQL Scaling Strategies for Developers, and on Tuesday Rene Cannao will be presenting on MySQL Backup and Recovery Tools and Techniques. Rene and Jonathan…