In addition one may also consider automation and results in visualization The

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and data filtering ability. In addition, one may also consider automation and results in visualization. The organization may also look for insight and modeling ability in a system. Cost and suitability: cost is an essential aspect that every organization looks into. It is important to ensure that every decision on software serves its purpose perfectly. It is a mistake to purchase and invest in a system that may not meet the goal of purchase. It is also not logical to opt for expensive software that is unlikely to offer much of the modules.
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STRATEGIES ON DATABASE MANAGEMENT 5 Hosting: there should be consideration of where the system will be stored either in-house or engaging the system company to host the software and data for the organization. This might have implications in support of cost, security, and the required processing speed. How to protect a database There are several strategies used in database security and protection enhancement. These strategies include ("7 database security best practices," 2016) ; Ensuring that databases have physical security: this means storing the database servers in a locked and secure place where only the authorized personnel are allowed to access. One can also store the system in a different physical server from the application running and web server machines. Using database application and database firewalls: the database should be secured to protect it from threats and attacks by the use of firewalls. The firewall denies access and causes default traffic. Specialized web servers and applications which need to access data are the only ones in which traffic is allowed to occur. The firewall has to secure the database from starting unnecessary connections unless the specific need arises. To have an effective firewall, one has to install a web application firewall. Encrypting of data : this is a standard data storage procedure. The organizations have to ensure that backed up data is also encrypted and kept away from decryption option keys. In order
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