Data management

Ensuring data availability

Your IT and business processes require you to gather and retain data, yet data assets are increasingly large, complex and unwieldy. With CGI's data management services, you can overcome these challenges and ensure data availability and the efficient response to end user requests. We also help you adapt and maintain a constantly growing infrastructure to best support your business objectives.

CGI's data management practice has the deep knowledge and resources you need to support diverse organizational needs, while reducing costs in optimizing your data assets. From the conception phases through to the management of multiplatform data resources, CGI provides a full range of onsite and remote database administration, database monitoring and database support services.

Comprehensive skills and services

Quality, proven methodologies, effective risk management and flexibility are the foundation of our success. Our team of certified database specialists provides services worldwide and delivers expertise across a spectrum of DBMS solutions, when and where you need it. The following factsheets (PDF) provide more information:

  • Database backup and recovery services: CGI's backup solutions establish the means to restore databases according to your policies. We also provide disaster recovery planning to protect data from software and hardware failures.
  • Database performance analysis and tuning: CGI conducts database performance analysis and assessments and our dedicated "firefighters" address emergency performance issues quickly and effectively.
  • Database health check services: Through a proven, proprietary methodology, CGI ensures that your mission-critical database is performing at optimal levels.
  • Database managed services: CGI offers remote 24/7/365 managed database services to ensure that your databases are up and running. Our proprietary CGI monitoring product DBAdvantage helps ensure database reliability and reduces costs associated with monitoring and downtime.
  • Database upgrade services: Services are designed to work effectively alongside your application and database resources to provide a low-risk transition with minimum business interruption