Company Profile:

Our Mission

To Promote and Nurture our DBA Practice to achieve service excellence- adding value to every stakeholder that we deal with – Customers, Partners, suppliers, Employees, Investors and Society through effective integration of People, Process, Technology, Environment, Leadership & DBA Consulting and Support Services.

Our Vision

Our goal is:

To provide cost effective and intelligent DBA Solutions with Our Passion for performance, continuous innovation, Knowledge-base and Quality backed by smart DBA Practices which would be highly approachable, adaptable, reliable, stable and economical – Always!

Our Values

  • Quality Driven by Processes, Knowledge-base and smart DBA Practices
  • Integrity
  • Discipline/Focused
  • Passion for Performance & DBA Practice
  • Service Excellence
  • Educator

Executive Leadership:

PANKAJ KUMAR SURANAManaging Director

Head – DBA Practice

Pankaj is an Oracle Certified Professional and has over 15 years of Database Administration experience in providing dba solutions for large and medium size businesses. Before starting DBAPixels, Pankaj has worked with Wipro for 3+ Years and with Satyam for 10 Years in Singapore, UK and India under various roles like Developer DBA, production support DBA, RAC implementation DBA, DW DBA, DBA Lead, DBA Mentor, SAP Upgrade DBA, SME. He has also actively engaged in providing solutions like Technology trainings, building POC's, conducting Architect workshops on Oracle DBA for corporate. He has good experience in SAP database environment with Oracle RAC and has sound knowledge of SAP BASIS with respect to SAP Implementation and database administration and Upgrade.

He is a goal-driven database administrator with extensive experience in the areas of Architecting oracle DBA solutions. He is highly skilled in creating and designing technical solutions/services in the oracle DBA domain to deliver value-added solutions/services to customers.

He has a proven and respected history of delivering DBA Solutions to MPA-Singapore, GEMoney-US/Europe, Transco-UK, KhimjiRamdas-Oman and Borouge-UAE.

Skills Summary:

  • Oracle Grid Infra/Clusterware and Oracle RAC
  • Oracle ASM / ACFS / OCFS2
  • Performance Tuning, Monitoring, Health Check
  • Disaster Recovery Solutions, Data Guard, Standby
  • Database Backup and Recovery Strategy
  • RMAN Backup, Restore, Recover and Tuning
  • Database Reorganization
  • Upgrades – Oracle & Database
  • Database Cloning
  • Backup Validation
  • Database Refresh
  • DB Migration – Server to Server
  • MySQL Setup, Upgrade, Replication Optimization, Storage engines, Proxy, Partitioning, Clustering
  • Oracle Setup – Infrastructure & Database
  • Oracle Database Administration
  • Database Optimization
  • Database Troubleshooting
  • Oracle Flashback, Load*Minor to Recover data
  • Data warehousing and Oracle
  • SAP with Oracle
  • Sybase Database Administration
  • Unix Shell Scripting
  • SQL and PL/SQL Programming
  • Basic, Fortran, Cobol, Oracle Developer 2000
  • Unix, Solaris, AIX, RHEL, Windows Servers
  • DBA Team and Process Management
  • DBA Dashboard Management

Major Demonstrated Strengths:

  • Built Performance Engineering toolkit for remote oracle databases and its host servers.
  • DW Migration with reorganization powered by Self Designed File Systems and exclusive mail alerts
  • Built DR Sites for Oracle Prod databases without using Standby/Data Guard and in the presence of NOLOGGING Operations in primary.
  • Oracle 10gR2 RAC Implementation and Upgrade to 11gR2 for SAP ECC PROD and Quality Environments.
  • SAP Database administration and performance Tuning on Oracle RAC and Single Instance environments, Major Upgrade from 10gR2 to 11gR2, BRTOOLS Configuration in oracle RAC Environment and Troubleshoot SAP BI Performance issues etc
  • Built sound backup and recovery strategies and their implementation with RMAN.
  • Tuned the RMAN Backup job resulting in 42% reduction in overall backup time.
  • Recovered table data, hung databases, block corruption
  • Oracle RAC Troubleshooting
  • DB Refresh in Oracle RAC Environment with DBNAME Change.
  • Database Optimization.
  • DW administration, Tuning and support
  • DBA Support specialization in large scale assignments
  • Oracle Mentoring
  • Has demonstrated depth of knowledge by providing innovative solutions of critical tasks.
  • Published white paper on subject "Server Migration and Reorganization in a Data Warehouse".
  • Hardworking, Self-Driven, Innovative, Result oriented, Strong Technical Skills, Good written skills, Problem solver and have been a good team player and mentor.

RIMPLE SURANA – Director and Chairperson

She is a Computer science graduate and PG Diploma holder in Corporate Finance. She is managing the sales & marketing
and monetary operations at DBAPixels.

Competency:

  • ORACLE
  • ORACLE RAC
  • SQL SERVER
  • SYBASE

Methodologies:

  • Database Administration and Remote support methodology
  • Oracle, RAC, SQLSERVER, Sybase Implementation methodology
  • Database Troubleshooting
  • Database Performance Tuning methodology
  • Database Backup and Recovery methodology
  • Database Assessment methodology
  • Database Upgrade/Migration methodology

Future Milestone:Top

  • Database Helpdesk via Tech Form
  • DBAPixels articles, Oracle Tips and useful DBA Links
  • Database Hosting solutions
  • Start of Open source Databases[MySQL,PostgreSQL Competency
  • DBA Staffing – The Placement Cell only for smart DBAs.