The DBA team is unique, surrounded by large teams of developers on one side and staffs of infrastructure specialists on the other. And that small but critical DBA team is rarely structured in a 24×7 model? But why? Because you don’t need the number of DBAs to staff for 24×7 coverage. So you end up with talented DBAs who are consumed with production work. The result? Fatigue, dissatisfaction, and high turnover. This video might change your thinking.