Finalist in National iAwards

Virtual DBA has been named a finalist in the Australian iAwards Tools & Infrastructure Category for Queensland, recognising WARDY IT as a leader in Australian innovation.

The Tools and Infrastructure iAward is presented to the most innovative ICT solution that provides tools for the management or creation of hardware or software infrastructure. The iAward is judged on five criteria including Uniqueness & technical innovation, Marketability, Functionality, Quality and Application merit. Winners of the award in previous years include companies such as Atlassian and Transmax.

Describing the challenge to Australian companies, the iAwards site notes: “The challenge for innovators is to try to foresee what business may need and develop the tools and infrastructure to enable these business demands to be met in real time but within the pragmatic constraints of budget and practicality”.

About WARDY IT Solutions Virtual DBA

Virtual DBA (/virtual-dba.aspx) Provides Outsourced Virtual SQL Server DBA Support. Virtual DBA is a remote database administration service designed by WARDY IT Solutions to assist organisations with the management of Microsoft SQL Server.

WARDY IT Solutions Virtual DBA service is a cost-effective solution to meet the day-to-day challenges of availability, performance and administration of an organisation’s critical Microsoft SQL Server databases. The Virtual DBA service currently monitors more than 30,000 databases around the globe.

Key Benefit

According to Ward, the key benefit of the Virtual DBA service is that it “allows businesses to focus on sales strategy rather than on the time-consuming tasks involved with database administration.”

About the National iAwards

Over 18 years, the iAwards has become the premier technology awards platform in Australia delivering the most comprehensive awards program in the technology industry today. The iAwards are judged by industry, for industry and provide achievements with public recognition that extends across the ICT sector to government, community and beyond. They are strongly focused on promoting essential relationships between the ICT industry and vertical business sectors in every field to promote the value of our industry where it counts most.

About AIIA

The Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) is the nation’s peak industry body for the technology sector. AIIA sets the strategic direction of the industry, influences public policy and provides members with productivity tools, advisory services and market intelligence to accelerate their business growth. AIIA member companies employ 100,000 Australians, generate combined annual revenues of more than $40 billion and export more than $2 billion in goods and services each year.

About WARDY IT Solutions

One of Australia’s leading SQL Server consultation companies, WARDY IT Solutions has been recognised through numerous prestigious awards.

The company was ranked the 16th Fastest Growing Technology Company on the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2011 list.

Lead by Chief Technical Architect Peter Ward, the company provides SQL Server consultation, training and business intelligence. Ward is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Australian Institute of Management. A sought-after speaker on SQL Server technology, he was awarded the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional for his expertise and his dedication to the SQL Server Community.

WARDY IT Solutions head office is located at Level 2, 21 Quay Street, Brisbane QLD 4000, Australia. The head office phone number is 1300 927 394.