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Category: Oracle EBS

There’s a Better Way to Use Your DBAs

When an organization doesn’t have 24×7 support, the senior database administrator is typically forced to do low-level work and is placed on-call for emergencies. She becomes bogged down in “administrivia” and is unable to operate effectively.

Robin Caputo | July 15, 2015

Never Run Oracle on Windows

Ideally, you’ll want to run Oracle products on a supported operating system. If there are any issues, you can get the support as intended.

Patrick Gates | June 15, 2015

4 Top Trends in Database Management

Trends come and go, but many new concepts for database management are not flavor-of-the-month fads but have staying power, as well as the power to transform organizations.

Patrick Gates | June 9, 2014

Amazon Web Services Packages

To take advantage of Amazon Web Services you don’t need to unload your primary database and applications to the Amazon cloud.

Chuck Edwards | February 11, 2010

E-Business Suite CPU patches now cumulative

Many Oracle Apps DBAs don’t feel pressure to apply E-Business Suite CPU until they are asked to expose an application node to the outside world; now there’s no excuse.

R Harwood | January 28, 2010

Art of BI: SQL Server – Truncate and Shrink Log File

Often when building a database, not all properties and settings are configured properly when initially created.

Christian Screen | May 22, 2009

What should I check after bouncing E-Business Suite?

As an Oracle Apps administrator, it’s a good idea to have a punch list of things to check after your applications have been started, to ensure all services are working correctly.

R Harwood | May 4, 2009

Why should I properly close my Oracle E-Business Suite session?

Your E-Business Suite session is idle, and in your haste you simply click the ‘X’ at the top of your browser. You know it’s not the proper thing to do, but you’re not sure of the implications.

R Harwood | March 10, 2009

ORA-04031 and ASMM

Oracle E-Business Suite customer was reporting ORA-04031 errors being returned by the database.

Steven Kolev | January 28, 2009