Databases and Storage: The New Frontier
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Leighton Nelson | Released: June 4, 2018, 9:08 am
As database and storage administrators and engineers, it is important to understand the effect that storage has on databases and the impact of storage performance.
5 Experts Weigh in on Oracle’s Autonomous Database
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Kristin Fields | Released: June 4, 2018, 8:53 am
Oracle’s new autonomous database deploys, optimizes, patches and secures itself, all without human assistance. Jeff Erickson, Oracle editor-at-large, spoke with five database experts at COLLABORATE 2018 to get their thoughts on this exciting, new technology.
Reflections of a DBA
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Michael Abbey | Released: May 20, 2018, 11:08 pm
It’s mid-1986, and this kid is out of college with his computer programming diploma and other credentials. I have just spent six months enjoying yet more COBOL/JCL programming on Amdahl mainframes with CICS and TSO … yes, dinosaur acronyms from the 1980s.
Collaborate 2018 – IOUG Forum Takeaways
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Michelle Malcher | Released: May 4, 2018, 9:41 am
Once again, we find ourselves on the other side of COLLABORATE 2018 – IOUG Forum. Back to work we go, bringing new information and our learnings from the previous week back to our respective day-to-day roles.
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Michelle Malcher | Released: September 25, 2017, 12:07 pm
It comes as no surprise that patching is a very important part of securing the database. Security patches that are released quarterly by Oracle reduce the risk in the environment by closing the door on known vulnerabilities that are addressed in the patch.