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Application Services

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The Application Services group is made up of Application Development, Database Administration, and the Data Warehouse teams.

The Application Services group is responsible for designing and implementing a variety of computer applications in a complex environment involving mainframe, client/server, and web-based applications using various development tools and platforms such as Oracle RDBMS, PL1, LDAP, MQSeries, Java, Javascript, HTML and XML.

The team delivers applications via a lifecycle approach, including:

  • Project Management
  • Requirements Definition
  • Analysis
  • Design
  • Development
  • Deployment
  • Support

Areas of concentration:

  • End user liaison
  • Database design
  • Data warehouse architecture
  • Integration
  • Reporting and Analysis tools
  • Programming/Development tools

Database Administration Responsibilities:

  • Installation of Oracle software, including database software, Oracle application server software, and Oracle software development and database maintenance tools
  • Maintenance and upgrade of Oracle software
  • Backup and restores of databases
  • Monitoring database performance and space
  • Design and maintenance of Oracle security
  • 24/7 support of Boston College databases

Contact Info

John Berardi
(617) 552-1793

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