5 Common Database Management Challenges & How to Solve Them

Since nearly every application or tool in your tech stack connects to a database, it’s no surprise that 57% of organizations find themselves constantly managing database challenges. 

Storing and accessing huge volumes of data poses problems when teams are responsible for managing the security, reliability, and uptime of multiple databases in a hybrid IT environment on top of their day-to-day tasks. Yet, these teams often run into the same issues across their tech stack and may not even recognize it. 

Here are the 5 most common database challenges your team should watch out for and how to solve them.

1. Managing Scalability with Growing Data Volumes

As data volumes continue growing at an average of 63% per month, organizations often don’t have their databases set up to effectively scale.

Not only are individual tools and applications delivering larger datasets into databases, but there’s also a good chance your data is being updated and queried more frequently. Your queries are getting more complex, your data is more distributed, and you’re defining more relationships between your data. Many relational databases aren’t designed to support all of these factors.

Even if your database is designed to scale with your data needs, you may

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