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Oracle Certification vs Oracle Support
At Collaborate this week, I received a lot of questions regarding support and certification for Oracle on Amazon Web Services.
How Incompetence Stimulates the Information Technology Economy
As information technology professionals, we constantly complain about mismanaged projects in which we have the misfortune to be involved.
Repairing a database is often trickier than a restore or a recovery; the database may be functioning normally except for an isolated problem that prevents normal transaction processing.
Restore and recovery are the first steps to getting back on your feet in an unplanned outage.
The Amazon Web Services (AWS) are a collection of remote computing services (also called web services) offered over the Internet by Amazon.com.
To take advantage of Amazon Web Services you don’t need to unload your primary database and applications to the Amazon cloud.
Database hosting is the art and science of providing a managed server that is optimized for running a relational database.
We acquired a new client who was stiil using shell scripts to execute hot tablespace backups and it got me thinking about how much I take RMAN for granted these days.
Are you the kind of person who takes your car to the shop and tells the mechanic exactly what part needs to be replaced or fixed? Do you go to the doctor’s office and let them know about your condition and probable cures based on what you looked up on WebMD?