So, You Want to Be a DBA…


 

When did you begin to think that you might want to be a database administrator? Maybe you worked in another arena of IT and found the work of a DBA interesting. Perhaps you heard someone talking about it in a boot camp and wanted to find out more. Maybe you know you want to work with SQL Server, and being a DBA sounds interesting, but you are not sure what a DBA actually does, much less how to prepare to be one. I’m here to help!

For me, the ZOMgoshThisIsWhatIWannaDo moment came when I was in college. I had returned