A DBOD (DBA On Demand) contract allows you to call upon the specialized knowledge of your consultant of choice, for a service and duration of choice.
This contract organizes all the contractual aspects if you need a consultant only for a specific number of days, regularly or on call.
There is no upfront order necessary. Though it is possible to pre-order a number of days.
Planning is done by availability of the consultant. There are no SLAs linked to this type of contract.
Typical examples of services ordered through a DBOD contract:
- Regular health checks.
- Patch management.
- Change management.
- Routine management tasks.
- Standby during a specific time.
- Projects (see below).