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Denny Cherry
Follow /20 Nov 2017 at 4:00pm / SQL Server Blog

Being critical without being a crank

Tweets, facebook posts and blog posts can be powerfull things.  The have the ability to sway peoples opinions of others, to drive people to buy software, to sell stock, and to make bad decissions. Posting cranky posts just to get clicks views and retweets...
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Dan Hotka
Follow /20 Nov 2017 at 3:19pm / Toad for Oracle Blog

VIDEO: Customizing Toad with Shortcuts and Using Templates

Customize Toad with shortcuts and using templates. (Please visit the site to view this video)
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Dan Hotka
Follow /20 Nov 2017 at 3:09pm / Toad for Oracle Blog

VIDEO: Toad Setup Topics

Toad Setup Topics (Please visit the site to view this video)
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Anju Garg
Follow /20 Nov 2017 at 2:26pm / Oracle Blog

Oracle Multi-tenant Application Containers Part-V Cross Container DML

Overview In my last article, Oracle Multi-tenant Application Containers - Part IV , we learned about cross-container aggregation to query user-created data in a metadata-linked table across various application PDBs from one single place; i.e., the...
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Gary.Jerep
Follow /17 Nov 2017 at 7:50pm / Toad for Oracle Blog

Oracle OpenWorld Experiences- Part 2

Real stories. Real people. Doing real things. With Toad solutions. Cliffhanger Revisited. Recall that in my previous blog post , an IT Director came up to me in Quest’s booth at Oracle OpenWorld last month. He asked me for intel on convincing...
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John Pocknell
Follow /17 Nov 2017 at 3:20pm / Toad Data Modeler Blog

What's New in Toad Data Modeler 6.3

We recently released the latest version of Toad Data Modeler (6.3) and I wanted to share with you what’s new. As ever, we make sure we always support the latest database platforms and add new ones where there is demand. For details on all...
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Russell.Tuttle

Benchmark Factory – Performance Testing is Critical !!

One time when I was a little boy, I was driving with my dad and we went over a bridge and there was a sign that read “Weight Limit 10 Tons”. I asked my dad how they figure out how much load the bridge can handle. My dad, being a dad...
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Clarisa Maman Orfali

The Toad for Oracle Editor Window

In this article, we will learn how to use the Toad for Oracle Editor Window. This tool provides us with a simple editor for working with SQL queries, PL/SQL code and more! This editor is the main interface of Toad for Oracle. Anything we can execute...
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Damir Vadas
Follow /15 Nov 2017 at 7:58pm / Oracle Blog

SYSAUX and purging big objects (segments) manually

If you find that SYSAUX is growing and its size is too big, besides figuring out why this has happened (bug, some purge job disabled, or some structure problems in objects), you need to find the objects and purge them manually. The cause of the problem...
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Porus Homi Havewala
Follow /15 Nov 2017 at 6:08pm / Postgres - Blog

PostgreSQL database for Enterprises – Part II

In this article series, we are exploring why and how enterprises are starting to use PostgreSQL. In particular we are looking at an enterprise-ready version of the PostgreSQL database, such as EnterpriseDB Postgres Advanced Server (EDBPAS), which is even...
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Porus Homi Havewala
Follow /15 Nov 2017 at 6:03pm / Oracle Blog

Oracle Hybrid Database Cloud using Enterprise Manager – Part VI

In this article series, we are looking at the steps for setting up the Oracle Hybrid Cloud via the latest version - Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13c installed on premises. The main intention is to install an Enterprise Manager hybrid cloud agent on...
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Porus Homi Havewala
Follow /15 Nov 2017 at 5:58pm / Oracle Blog

Database as a Service using Enterprise Manager - Part VI

In our article series, we are exploring the capabilities of Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13c for the private Database as a Service (DBaaS) Cloud – including the setup of such a cloud. In the previous parts , we started the setup of the...
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Juan Carlos Olamendy
Follow /15 Nov 2017 at 5:40pm / MySQL

An LSM-tree engine for MySQL

By: Juan Carlos Olamendy Turruellas Introduction When we're facing a write-intensive workload where it's required to provide the best possible write throughput ( writes per seconds ), we need to think out-of-the-box and select a persistent...
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Denny Cherry
Follow /13 Nov 2017 at 4:00pm / SQL Server Blog

8TB SSD in Azure vs. 8 1TB SSD in Azure

With the 8TB SSD drives that Azure has, which makes the most sense to use multiple 1TB S SDs or the 8TB SSD drives?  Well that depends.  The 8TB SSDs give you 7500 IOPs and 250 MB/sec, but if I take 8 1TB SSD drives I can get 1600 MB/sec of throughput...
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skant.gupta
Follow /12 Nov 2017 at 7:33am / Oracle Blog

Oracle 18c: RMAN New Features

This article was written by Skant Gupta and Joel Perez in Oracle OTN. Full Index of Oracle Cloud Articles: Sir.CloudDBaaSjoelperez Before starting to read, if you want to access others Oracle RMAN Cloud Articles, you can go here: #6 Oracle Cloud...
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skant.gupta
Follow /12 Nov 2017 at 7:22am / Oracle Blog

Oracle 18c: Data Warehousing New Features

This article was written by Skant Gupta and Joel Perez in Oracle OTN. Full Index of Oracle Cloud Articles: Sir.CloudDBaaSjoelperez If you want to be updated with all our articles s end us the Invitation or Follow us: Joel Perez’s LinkedIn...
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John Dorlon
Follow /10 Nov 2017 at 9:24pm / Toad for Oracle Blog

Updates to Trace File Browser in Toad for Oracle version 13.0

In Toad for Oracle 12.12 and prior, the Trace File Browser's "Statement Details" tab shows statements: In the order in which they appear in the trace file With recursive statements listed under parents With a row for each cursor...
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Julie Hyman

What's New in Toad Intelligence Central v4.3

We are happy to announce that Toad Intelligence Central 4.3 is now available! One of the most noticeable changes to this release is the release number - we have decided to align the Toad Intelligence Central release numbering to the Toad Data Point release...
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Julie Hyman
Follow /10 Nov 2017 at 4:36pm / Toad Data Point Blog

What's New in Toad Data Point 4.3

We are happy to announce that Toad Data Point 4.3 is now available! The primary focus of this release has been reworking our Pivot Grid functionality. The new, improved Pivot Grid in Toad Data Point offers a lot of new functionality that our users have...
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Gokhan Atil
Follow /9 Nov 2017 at 11:21am / Oracle Blog

Oracle Cloud Day Istanbul

Yesterday, I spoke at the Oracle Cloud Day Istanbul. It was an amazing event. The venue (Swissotel the Bosphorus) was great, the conference rooms were comfortable, the presentations are attractive and well-balanced (DB, Middleware, Development), and the...
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Russell.Tuttle
Follow /8 Nov 2017 at 10:14pm / Toad for Oracle Blog

Toad Edge and Toad for Oracle go together like Peanut Butter and Chocolate!

Toad Edge and Toad for Oracle have a symbiotic relationship, very much like MySQL and Oracle or Peanut Butter and Chocolate. Toad Edge is the new and exciting Toad for MySQL from Quest. Open Source Databases are popping up everywhere and being implemented...
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Nassyam Basha
Follow /8 Nov 2017 at 2:14am / Oracle Blog

Rescue for a Mission-critical Oracle Database

Introduction This use case article describes the recovery of a production Oracle database without the availability of the required critical archive log files after bulk and unexpected changes to the database had been performed. Unfortunately, there...
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Deiby Gomez
Follow /7 Nov 2017 at 10:29pm / Oracle Blog

Solving Communication problems between DB and ASM instances

By Deiby Gómez Introduction Most of the time I write how-to articles or I am introducing a new feature of Oracle Database. Those articles contain new information that’s good to know and help people fix issues or to use a function/feature...
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Clarisa Maman Orfali
Follow /7 Nov 2017 at 5:13pm / Oracle Blog

Cómo manejar el ancho de columnas en los Informes en Oracle APEX 5.1

Deben existir diferentes formas de manejar el ancho de columnas en los informes en Oracle APEX 5.1. En este artículo voy a mostrar dos de ellas. Por ejemplo, tenemos un informe interactivo de la tabla Empleados (EMP): Y queremos modificar...
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Clarisa Maman Orfali
Follow /7 Nov 2017 at 5:09pm / Oracle Blog

Cómo distribuir información en múltiples tabs en Oracle APEX 5.1

En este pequeño post quiero mostrar como usar el tab container para distribuir información en múltiples tabs. Para este ejemplo vamos a crear una página en blanco y realizar los siguientes pasos: 1) Creamos una región...
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