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Gokhan Atil
Follow /22 Jun 2017 at 12:51pm / Oracle Blog

Introduction to Oracle Big Data Cloud Service – Compute Edition (Part V) – Pig

This is my last blog post of my introduction series for Oracle Big Data Cloud Service – Compute Edition. In this blog post, I’ll mention “Apache Pig”. It’s a tool/platform created by “Yahoo!” to analyze large...
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Deepak Vohra
Follow /21 Jun 2017 at 10:21pm / Oracle Blog

Proactive Oracle Database management on AWS RDS with AWS CloudWatch

Proactive database management is based on monitoring a database and taking pre-emptive measures to keep the database running at the required level of performance. AWS (Amazon Web Services) RDS (relational database service) is a reliable and scalable managed...
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Deepak Vohra
Follow /21 Jun 2017 at 6:54pm / Oracle Blog

Modularization by using Oracle Database Containers and PDBs on Docker Engine

Modularization has become essential as the scale of database usage has increased. Oracle Database 12c introduced Container Databases (CDBs) and Pluggable Databases (PDBs) around the middle of 2013. A Container Database (CDB) consists of zero, one, or...
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Deepak Vohra
Follow /19 Jun 2017 at 10:19pm / Oracle Blog

Infrastructure as Declarative Code - Using AWS CloudFormation for an RDS DB Instance for Oracle Database

AWS CloudFormation is a template-based service to provision and manage infrastructure on AWS, consisting of a group of AWS resources such that the overhead tasks, such as describing the dependencies between AWS services or providing runtime parameters...
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Clarisa Maman Orfali
Follow /17 Jun 2017 at 7:47pm / Oracle Blog

Conoce el Tema Material APEX una alternativa al Tema Universal 42

Hola a todos, hoy quiero compartir con ustedes que se han cumplido 2 años del proyecto que ha iniciado Vincent Morneau del Tema Material APEX. Vincent nos cuenta que hace 2 años empezó este proyecto con el objetivo de proporcionar...
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Juan Carlos Olamendy
Follow /15 Jun 2017 at 12:28am / MySQL

Transportable tablespaces in InnoDB

By: Juan Carlos Olamendy Turruellas Introduction Transportable tablespace is a mechanism to copy and move large data very easily and efficiently between different MySQL instances. Transportable tablespace is faster than any other mechanism...
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Gokhan Atil
Follow /14 Jun 2017 at 11:20am / Oracle Blog

Introduction to Oracle Big Data Cloud Service – Compute Edition (Part II)

In my previous post, I gave a list of installed services on a Oracle Big Data Cloud Service when you select “full” as deployment profile. In this post, I’ll explain these services and software. HDFS: HDFS is a distributed, scalable...
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Gokhan Atil
Follow /14 Jun 2017 at 11:20am / Oracle Blog

Introduction to Oracle Big Data Cloud Service (Part II) – Services

In my previous post , I gave a list of installed services on a Oracle Big Data Cloud Service when you select “full” as deployment profile. In this post, I’ll explain these services and software. HDFS: HDFS is a distributed, scalable...
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Gokhan Atil
Follow /14 Jun 2017 at 11:20am / Oracle Blog

Introduction to Oracle Big Data Cloud Service – Compute Edition (Part II) – Services

In my previous post , I gave a list of installed services on a “Oracle Big Data Cloud Service – Compute Edition” when you select “full” as deployment profile. In this post, I’ll explain these services and software....
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Julie Hyman
Follow /13 Jun 2017 at 9:47pm / Toad Data Point Blog

If you could change one thing about Toad Data Point ...

Tell us how we can make Toad Data Point better for you and your team. You have the floor. We're listening. Can we set up a brief phone chat for you to tell me how to improve Toad for you? What you like about the product What you dislike...
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Mohamed.Houri
Follow /13 Jun 2017 at 3:33pm / Oracle Blog

Why my execution plan has not been shared - Part V

In this fifth installment of this series of articles about the non-sharing reasons that prevent Oracle from using an existing execution plan, we are going to dig into two new supplementary reasons: language_mismatch and auto_check_mismatch . The same...
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Julie Hyman
Follow /8 Jun 2017 at 5:56pm / Toad for Oracle Blog

Let an Oracle Expert Treat You to Lunch and Some Free Training Next Week

Claim your free seat at the Toad World Maven Roadshow , coming to Chicago on June 14. We're sending some of the world's leading Oracle experts out to offer a one-time completely free training session to developers and DBAs -- and seats are...
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Julie Hyman
Follow /8 Jun 2017 at 5:54pm / Oracle Blog

Let an Oracle Expert Treat You to Lunch and Some Free Training Next Week

Claim your free seat at the Toad World Maven Roadshow , coming to Chicago on June 14. We're sending some of the world's leading Oracle experts out to offer a one-time completely free training session to developers and DBAs -- and seats are...
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Bert Scalzo
Follow /7 Jun 2017 at 7:56pm / Oracle Blog

Oracle In-Memory's Performance Screams

Since the dawn of database technology the Achilles heel or key limiting factor has been disk IO. In order to address this issue traditional spinning disk drive vendors historically offered 10K and even 15K RPM models. But more speed was needed. Then came...
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Denny Cherry
Follow /7 Jun 2017 at 5:00pm / SQL Server Blog

Azure Import Export Services – Notes from the field

One of my clients recently had the need to upload tens of terabytes of data into Azure Blob Storage. This gave us the perfect opportunity to use the Azure Import Export service to get these several terabytes of data into Azure by using the Azure Import...
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Porus Homi Havewala
Follow /6 Jun 2017 at 8:13pm / Oracle Blog

Database as a Service using Enterprise Manager - Part I

by Porus Homi Havewala In our brand-new article series, we will explore the capabilities of Oracle's Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13c for the private Database as a Service (DBaaS) Cloud – how to set up such a cloud, and how to use it...
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Porus Homi Havewala
Follow /6 Jun 2017 at 7:46pm / Oracle Blog

Oracle Hybrid Database Cloud using Enterprise Manager - Part I

by Porus Homi Havewala Oracle Enterprise Manager 12.1.0.5 has been available since June 2015. From this release onwards, you could use an on-premises Enterprise Manager OMS (Oracle Management Service) to install hybrid cloud agents on Oracle Public...
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Porus Homi Havewala
Follow /6 Jun 2017 at 7:29pm / Postgres - Blog

A first look at Amazon Aurora with PostgreSQL compatibility - Benefits and Drawbacks - Part V

by Porus Homi Havewala In the previous parts of this article series, we had a first look at Amazon AWS and the Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) that it offers to customers around the world. We zoomed in on Amazon’s own Aurora database...
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Dan Hotka
Follow /5 Jun 2017 at 4:33pm / Oracle Blog

Who influenced Dan Hotka

Hi, Where do I start with this article. I know from feedback that I have influenced many people along my way through life. But who has influenced me ? There are too many to mention in this short article but I feel three people have been key to my...
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Deepak Vohra
Follow /5 Jun 2017 at 2:50pm / MySQL

Continous Integration from AWS CodeCommit to Docker Hub with AWS CodeBuild

Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) refer to the process of continuously integrating source code from a repository such as GitHub or AWS CodeCommit, compiling the source code, testing the compiled code, and packaging the compiled...
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Deepak Vohra
Follow /2 Jun 2017 at 9:43pm / MySQL

Using the AWS CodeCommit Repository

Some of the commonly used Git-based version control repositories such as GitHub offer features suitable for creating repos (public and private) for distributed version control and source code management (SCM) and are commonly used for storing database...
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Deiby Gomez
Follow /2 Jun 2017 at 8:04pm / Oracle Blog

Oracle 12cR2 RMAN New Feature: UNTIL AVAILABLE REDO

By Deiby Gómez Introduction: Oracle has introduced several new features in its new version Oracle Database 12.2.0.1.0 and RMAN it is not the exception. Most of the DBA would agree that one of the difficult tasks whenever a database needs...
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Svetoslav Gyurov
Follow /31 May 2017 at 3:04am / Oracle Blog

How to install Oracle Database Cloud Backup Module

I had the joy of using the Oracle Database Cloud backup module a month ago. Needless to say that things changed since last year and some of the blogs posts I found were not relative anymore. I used the database cloud backup module to take a backup of...
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Deepak Vohra
Follow /31 May 2017 at 2:42am / Toad Edge - Blog

Using Toad Edge with MySQL Database

Toad Edge,Toad Edge 1.0 is the latest offering from Quest Software. Toad Edge is a lightweight and flexible one-stop toolset for open source databases with initial support for MySQL Database, and designed for all the development and management needs of...
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Deepak Vohra
Follow /30 May 2017 at 10:50pm / Oracle Blog

What's New for Oracle Database: Oracle Database 12cR2 on Oracle Cloud Platform

Oracle Cloud Platform with its Oracle Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provides services in a cloud platform. The main component of the PaaS is Oracle's Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS). In Q3 2016 Oracle upgraded the DBaaS to Oracle Database 12c R2. Oracle...
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