Packaged Consulting Solutions

Fixed-price solutions for Oracle and Microsoft database servers.

trivadis packaged consulting solutions

Simple – Methodical – Competent. With our fixed-price services, we analyze and assess your Oracle and SQL Server database systems, and install and configure database infrastructure solutions in line with Trivadis best practices – from a simple single server through to a high-availability solution. The review and setup

 

packages are characterized by a clearly defined range of services, cost security and simple handling. Benefit from our proven expertise and experience in the field of database infrastructure engineering:

REVIEW PACKAGES:

  • Description and scope:
    With our Database Basic Review, we analyze and assess your Oracle database infrastructure with regard to the installation, configuration, operation, availability, capacity and security. You benefit from our best practices and the experience we have accumulated from innumerable projects. The in-depth analysis of your system environment is conducted based on a question catalog and using a data collector. The findings and derived recommendations are laid down in a report, which serves as the basis for optimizing your database infrastructure.
     
    We carefully examine the following areas within the scope of
    the basic review:
    - Oracle database server and operating system
    - Oracle database server and operating system
    - Software and licensing file
    - Location and compliance with naming conventions
    - Database parametrization
    - Database security
    - Database backups and monitoring
    - Storage space usage in the database and file system
    - Invalid objects
    - Listener configuration
    - Start/stop procedures
    - and much more besides
     
    The fixed-price offer for the Database Basic Review includes the following:

    - Analysis and evaluation of a database on one server (physical or virtual)
    - On-site interview and technical analysis by a Trivadis consultant
    - Installation of the data collector for determining the analytical data
    - Digital review report (PDF)
    - Presentation and explanation of the review findings and recommendations
     
    T
    he review document includes the following:
    - Management summary and thematic synopsis of the findings
    - Recommendations and action plan
    - Detailed information about the investigated areas together with a separate document containing the review data
     
    Pricing:
    CHF 3,950 (inclusive price for one basic configuration; a quotation for multiple servers/instances is available upon request)

  • Description and scope:
    We analyze the performance of your Oracle database using our Database Performance Review, whereby you can choose between a problem-specific analysis or a generic performance analysis. With the problem-specific analysis, we focus on a clearly defined selection of pain points, or known performance issues that can be detrimental to the user or customer satisfaction. The generic analysis involves identifying the technical bottlenecks and the most resource-hungry SQL statements in your database.
     
    The findings and derived recommendations are laid down in a report, which serves as the basis for optimizing the performance of your database.
     
    We carefully examine the following areas within the scope of the performance review:
    - Overview of the application infrastructure
    - Hardware and software components
    - Database configuration and options
    - Server and database load profiles
    - Top consumers (SQL statements)
    - Response times and resource requirements of conspicuous SQL statements
    - and much more besides
     
    The Database Performance Review package covers the analysis and evaluation of one database on one server (physical or virtual), and includes the following services:
    - On-site interview and technical analysis by a Trivadis consultant
    - Digital review report (PDF)
    - Presentation and explanation of the review findings and recommendations
     
    The review document comprises the following elements:
    - Management summary and thematic synopsis of the findings
    - Recommendations and action plan
    - Detailed information about the investigated areas
    - Separate document containing the review data
     
    Pricing:

    CHF 6,950 (inclusive price for one basic configuration; a quotation for multiple servers/instances is available upon request)
  • Description and scope:
    We analyze the security of your Oracle database using our Database Security Review. We pinpoint the security vulnerabilities and reveal the ensuing risks.
    The analysis is conducted based on a question catalog and using a data collector. The findings and derived recommendations are laid down in a report, which serves as the basis for optimizing the security of your database.
     
    We carefully examine the following areas within the scope of the security review:

    - Oracle software and options
    - Authentication
    - Authorization
    - Auditing
    - File security
    - Network security
    - Secure programming
    - Working environment
    - and much more besides
     
    The Database Security Review package covers the analysis and evaluation of one database on one server (physical or virtual), and includes the following services:

    - On-site interview and technical analysis by a Trivadis consultant
    - Digital review report (PDF)
    - Presentation and explanation of the review findings and recommendations
     
    The review document comprises the following elements:

    - Management summary and thematic synopsis of the findings
    - Recommendations and action plan
    - Detailed information about the investigated areas
    - Separate document containing the review data
     
    Pricing:

    CHF 3,950 (inclusive price for one basic configuration; a quotation for multiple servers/instances is available upon request)
  • Description:
    The Oracle 12c Readiness Check clarifies your situation prior to a database upgrade or migration project. We examine the existing Oracle setup, demonstrate the transition method suitable for your environment, point out the dependencies and risks, and in doing so clear the way for Oracle 12c. The results are presented to you in a concise report.
     
    The Readiness Check:
    - Enhances your planning certainty and facilitates the realization of the entire transition project
    - Creates the requisite transparency with regard to overheads and risks, and uncovers any possible extra costs at an early stage
    - Demonstrates the upgrade and migration scenarios suitable for your situation
     
    Scope of services:
    We offer the Oracle 12c Readiness Check as a package of the following services:
    - 12c Readiness Pre-Assessment Questionnaire
    - Comprehensive, on-premises examination by an experienced Trivadis consultant of the existing Oracle setup with regard to an upgrade to Oracle 12c. Aspects covered by this review include the operating system, platform, Oracle software (release, edition, patch level), database (size, parameterization, utilized features and data types), as well as the dependencies and compatibilities that affect backups, monitoring and clients.
    - Oracle 12c Readiness Report with numerous recommendations
    - On-premises discussion of the results and what to do next
      
    Pricing:
    From CHF 1750 / EUR 1250, excl. sales tax (price for basic package)*.
    *) The basic package comprises the assessment of one Oracle installation (Oracle Home) on one server (physical or virtual), and of one Oracle instance. Assessment of multiple environments and Oracle HA installations such as RAC, Data Guard, etc. available upon request.
     
    Recommended follow-up services:
    - Oracle 12c Installation
    - Oracle 12c upgrade/migration (detailed concept and realization)
    - Migration to an Oracle 12c multi-tenant architecture (detailed concept and realization)
    - Consulting & coaching for new features of Oracle 12c
    - Server and database consolidation
    - Proof of concept (test upgrade/migration, assistance with functional/load/performance tests for the application)
  • Description and scope:
    With our SQL Server Review, we make sure that your SQL Server is installed and configured as ideally as possible. We analyze and evaluate your SQL Server database infrastructure with regard to the installation, configuration, operation, availability, capacity and security. You benefit from our best practices and the experience we have accumulated from innumerable projects. The in-depth analysis of your system environment is conducted based on a question catalog and using a data collector. The findings and derived recommendations are laid down in a report, which serves as the basis for optimizing your database infrastructure.
     
    We carefully examine the following areas within the scope of the review:

    Review of the basic SQL Server installation and configuration in line with the Trivadis standard and Microsoft best practices
    Review of the patch levels review of the database structures
    Review of the maintenance procedures
    and much more besides
     
    The SQL Server Review package covers the analysis and evaluation of one instance on one server (physical or virtual), and includes the following services:

    On-site interview and technical analysis by a Trivadis consultant
    Use of a review script, collection of data using Windows Performance Monitor
    Digital review report (PDF)
    Verbal presentation and explanation of the review findings and recommendations
     
    The review document comprises the following elements:

    Management summary and thematic synopsis of the findings
    Recommendations with a cost estimate for the measures that have to be taken
    Detailed information about the investigated areas
    Separate document containing the review data
     
    Pricing:

    CHF 3,950 (inclusive price for one basic configuration; a quotation for multiple servers/instances is available upon request)

SETUP PACKAGES:

  • Description and scope:
    We use our Data Guard setup package to install and configure Oracle Data Guard on your system. The setup can be optionally configured with Fast-Start Failover. The inclusive price and our know-how significantly reduce the implementation risks.
     
    The Oracle Data Guard setup package covers the installation and configuration of one database on one primary server together with one secondary/standby server (physical or virtual), and includes the following on-site services provided by a Trivadis consultant:
    - Oracle software installation on both servers
    - Installation of Trivadis-Basenv™
    - Setup of the server-side listener and network configuration
    - Setup of the primary and standby database
    - Setup of the Data Guard configuration
    - Integration in the start/stop procedures
    - Functional checks and brief demonstration
    - Digital system documentation and quick reference (PDF)
    We can optionally integrate additional databases in Data Guard, configure a virtual IP address, or configure the monitoring functionality using our TVD-HA package.
     
    The following conditions must be fulfilled for an implementation within the scope of our package offer:

    Oracle RDBMS Enterprise Edition license (release 11.2 or later)
    Two servers running a Unix or Windows operating system (physical or virtual, ideally in different locations if disaster protection is required)
    One server (Unix or Windows) for the observer (Fast-Start Failover option only)
     
    Pricing:
    CHF 7,950 (inclusive price for one basic configuration; a quotation for multiple servers/instances is available upon request)
  • Description and scope:
    We use our TVD-Standby™ setup package to install and configure an Oracle primary/standby database solution based on Oracle RDBMS Standard Edition. The inclusive price and our experience significantly reduce the implementation risks.
     
    The TVD-Standby™ setup package covers the installation and configuration of one database on one primary server together with one secondary/standby server (physical or virtual), and includes the following on-site services provided by a Trivadis consultant:
    - Oracle software installation on both servers
    - Setup of the server-side listener and network configuration
    - Setup of the primary and standby database
    - Setup of the standby configuration using TVD-Standby™
    - Integration in the start/stop procedures
    - Functional checks/brief demonstration; digital system documentation and quick reference (PDF)
    - We can optionally integrate additional databases in TVD-Standby™

    The package offer includes one TVD-Standby™ license.

     
    The following conditions must be fulfilled for the implementation:
    - Oracle RDBMS Standard Edition license (release 11.2 or later)
    - Two servers running a Unix or Windows operating system (physical or virtual, ideally in different locations if disaster protection is required)
     
    Pricing:
    CHF 16,950 (inclusive price for one basic configuration; a quotation for multiple servers/instances is available upon request)

  • Description and scope:
    We use our Trivadis SharePoint infrastructure packages to assist you in designing and setting up your SharePoint infrastructure. Our offer comprises three service packages that build on one another:
    - SharePoint Basis package
    - SharePoint Performance package
    - SharePoint High Availability package
    The SharePoint Basic package is suitable for smaller environments with just a few users and moderate availability requirements. The SharePoint Performance package takes advantage of the SharePoint N-Tier architecture and is suitable for building up larger environments with more demanding performance requirements. The SharePoint High Availability package includes the benefits of the first two packages, as well as fulfilling 24/7 operation availability requirements by virtue of a fault-tolerant SharePoint Farm Design.
     
    The inclusive price and our know-how significantly reduce the implementation risks. The SharePoint Basic package includes the following on-site services provided by a Trivadis consultant:
    - Installation and design concept
    - SharePoint Web collaboration application
    - Provision of systematic service applications
    - Search service
    - Farm documentation report
    - Integration in the start/stop procedures
     
    The SharePoint Performance package supplements the Basic package with the following services:
    - Installation of a SharePoint application server
    - Configuration of the Distributed Cache Service
     
    The SharePoint High Availability package supplements the Performance package with the following services:
    - High availability check of the SQL Server environment
    - Installation of additional SharePoint front-end servers
    - Setup of SharePoint for a load balancing environment
     
    Pricing:

    From CHF 4,950 (inclusive price for the SharePoint Basic package), from CHF 6,650 (inclusive price for the SharePoint Performance package), from CHF 9,950 (inclusive price for the SharePoint High Availability package)
  • Description and scope:
    We use our Trivadis SQL Server infrastructure packages to assist you in designing and setting up your SQL Server infrastructure. Our offer comprises two service packages that build on one another:
    - SQL Server Basic package
    - SQL Server High Availability package

    The SQL Server Basic package is suitable for smaller environments with just a few users and moderate availability requirements. The High Availability package includes the provision of a high-availability environment based on a Windows failover cluster or AlwaysOn. This package also features a workshop for clarifying your requirements with regard to availability and operation.
     
    The inclusive price and our know-how significantly reduce the implementation risks. The SQL Server Basic package includes the following on-site services provided by a Trivadis consultant:
    - Installation and design concept
    - Implementation of one SQL Server instance
    - Configuration of one SQL Server instance based on Trivadis standards and Microsoft best practices
    - Backup and maintenance implementation based on our tools for SQL Server
    - Documentation of the environment
     
    The SQL Server High Availability package supplements the Basic package with the following services:
    - Workshop for analyzing your requirements
    - Provision of an SQL Server environment based on failover clustering or AlwaysOn
     
    Pricing:
    - from CHF 2,550 (inclusive price for the SQL Server Basic package)
    - from CHF 6,550 (inclusive price for the SQL Server High Availability package)

 
Your benefits:

  • Simple handling
  • Clearly defined scope of services for a fixed price
  • Coverage of your specific requirements with supplementary options
  • Cost security – no hidden extras
  • Trivadis expertise at an attractive price
Konrad Häfeli

Konrad Häfeli

Trivadis, Senior Solution Manager Infrastructure Engineering