By Jay-Louise Weldon (auth.)
In modem agencies, facts has been further to the classical monetary resources of land, hard work, and capital. facts on corporation items, funds, and operations are accrued into info bases which are used to aid administration reporting and choice making. potent use of those info bases calls for keep watch over over their layout and improvement and coordination one of the quite a few clients. The workout of those administration capabilities is named info base management (DBA). DBA is an evolutionary quarter. in lots of corporations, it was once shaped as a reaction to the issues created by means of the install of refined platforms for facts base administration. hence, the perform of DBA has been strongly influ enced by way of its technological and organizational atmosphere. the dimensions, organiza tional place, staffing, and outlined function of DBA fluctuate from enterprise to enterprise. How ever, sure basic initiatives and obligations are, or may be, famous because the province of DBA. to this point, literature at the DBA functionality is sparse. so much texts on information base administration platforms (Date, 1975; Kroenke, 1977; Martin, 1978; Sprowls, 1976; Tsichritzis and Lochovsky, 1977)* speak about DBA as one point of that technology.
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Still others have been absorbed back into data processing management. This lack of maturation is due in part to the relative newness of the data base approach. However, in greater measure it is due to the inability of the DBA staff to deal effectively with conflicts and to a failure to tap the organizational power inherent in the DBA position. 2. CONFLICTS IN THE DBA'S ROLE Interactions between organizational units may lead to conflict between the units. When such conflicts go unresolved, the effectiveness of both groups may be reduced and the impact on the organization may be undesirable.
A decentralized approach to EDP has data processing activities and facilities dispersed throughout the organization, and the managers of each data processing group report to the operational management at their location. In practice, of course, there are many variations combining aspects of both extremes. For example, a company might have centralized computer hardware and operations and decentralized system development staffs. The argument has been made that this results in more effective information system design (4) since the system developers are close to the end users.
T Division 2 1 Hanagement General Standards I Operations W ""0 ::T o ~ 9- ::::J 0- !!!. N- ::::J III cO o CD -I ;:l. III N Chap. 3 • DBA within the Organization 33 toward organization-wide standards, savings in software evaluation, and information sharing among the several DBA'S. In organizations in which only the system development function has been decentralized, two other DBA structures are possible. 7). Since the system development groups now report to operational management at their decentralized locations, the DBA'S level is of crucial importance to the success of the function.