What defines an e-commerce database? How can you prepare for peak periods? Databases that support e-commerce applications have their own characteristics and pitfalls. Whether you’re supporting a fully vended e-commerce database or one that is 100% custom, come learn the top 10 things you can do to make it sing.Our special guest, Ember Crooks, is a Technology Manager at Rosetta. I met Ember a few years ago at an IDUG conference and we’ve kept in touch ever since. Ember not only has experience with DB2 LUW and related IBM technologies, but also Oracle, SQL Server, and more. I’m excited to welcome her to The DB2Night Show and I am looking forward to her Top 10 Tips for E-Commerce databases.While we’re on the subject of E-Commerce databases, DBI would like to congratulate Sears Holdings Corporation on its Black Friday website performance. Read more at http://www.searsholdings.com/pubrel/pressOne.jsp?id=2010-12-15-0005370531
Ember is always curious and thrives on change. Working in IT provides a lot of that change, but after 17 years developing a top-level expertise on Db2 for mid-range servers and more than 7 years blogging about it, Ember is hungry for new challenges and looks to expand her skill set to the Data Engineering role for Data Science. With in-depth SQL and RDBMS knowledge, Ember shares both posts about her core skill set and her journey into Data Science.
Ember lives in Denver and work from home for XTIVIA, leading a team of Db2 DBAs.