prasad mani

DBA Consultant, BBC

I am having 10 years of experience in multiple RDBMS technologies on various versions (Oracle 8i/9i,10g/11g, Mysql 3.x/4.x/5.x,Postgres 7.x/8.x, SQL server 7/2000/2005/2008). Having extensive experience in managing very large databases in Banking , Retail , Publishing and ISP domains. As a lead DBA provided Database Administration services to clients around the globe including ones in India,UK,USA and Singapore.Having vast experience in transitions, technical proposals, Disaster Recovery & HA solutions and creating COE. Created and designed curriculum for MySQL database administration for senior DBAs. Conducted several database administrations sessions for junior and senior DBAs. I am having Engineering Degree from Madras University and certified Oracle 9i/10g DBA. Received several awards on innovation, customer delight , best team and team player category. Currently providing Database consultation service.


A familiar issue for Database Administrators is how to migrate their 24/7 mission critical application databases to new servers without any database downtime. By using the Federated storage engine and MySQL Replication techniques, it is possible to migrate large databases from one server instance to other server instance without any downtime.