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Oracle database administration


December 3, 2007  12:10 AM

Oracle vs. Google



Posted by: Clinek
Oracle database administration, Oracle development

Is Oracle cool again? That's the question that Oracle Apps insider David Haimes asks in a personal account of his ten years at the company. He brings up an interesting point that I've been pondering as...

November 28, 2007  12:17 PM

Oracle takes Database 11g into the ’scale-out’ era



Posted by: Derek Kuhr
Oracle database administration

One of the more interesting sessions I attended at Oracle OpenWorld centered on the high availability aspects of the latest version of Oracle's flagship,


November 26, 2007  12:16 PM

Server virtualization: Buzzworthy?



Posted by: Clinek
Managing an Oracle shop, Oracle database administration

Of all the announcements and marketing-speak at OpenWorld recently, the release of Oracle VM seems to be generating some real buzz. But is the technology worthy of all...


November 19, 2007  12:23 PM

OpenWorld wrap-up



Posted by: Clinek
Managing an Oracle shop, Oracle applications, Oracle database administration

The dust has settled and the blogosphere is taking stock of the OpenWorld show in San Francisco last week. Opinions run the gamut, from: Pure magic:...


November 16, 2007  3:35 PM

Quite a week



Posted by: Clinek
Managing an Oracle shop, Oracle applications, Oracle database administration

Whew! Mark, Barney and I are wrapping up a long, busy week in San Francisco at OpenWorld. We met a lot of you, saw a lot of PowerPoint, and heard a lot of executive-speak. It was a fun, informative...


November 14, 2007  11:29 AM

Updates from OpenWorld



Posted by: Clinek
Oracle applications, Oracle database administration

We've posted a few new articles from here in SF at OpenWorld: Oracle Database 11g and information management - Oracle Database 11g's new features were designed to combat the latest and most prevalent...


November 12, 2007  11:40 AM

Doubts about Oracle virtualization



Posted by: Clinek
Managing an Oracle shop, Oracle database administration

Our surveys have repeatedly shown that interest server virtualization is high and growing. However, there are detractors that urge caution. A detailed, informative conversation is going on about the...


November 7, 2007  11:45 AM

Bloggers gearing up for OpenWorld



Posted by: Clinek
Managing an Oracle shop, Oracle applications, Oracle database administration, Oracle development

Bloggers are gearing up for OpenWorld next week, including the somewhat controversial paid-for bloggers invited...


November 5, 2007  12:17 PM

Patching Oracle: Readers respond



Posted by: Clinek
Oracle applications, Oracle database administration

As I wrote last week, ask any Oracle DBA and they'll tell you that the bane of their existence -- well, one of them at least -- is keeping up with Oracle's continuous stream of patches and...

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October 31, 2007  10:03 AM

OpenWorld 2007 preview



Posted by: Clinek
Managing an Oracle shop, Oracle applications, Oracle database administration, Oracle development

If you thought last year's OpenWorld was an exercise in information overload, you haven't seen anything yet. How about 45,000 attendees, 1,500 technical sessions and 450 exhibitors? Enough information for you? It's going to be a long, fun week! We have a lot of great coverage planned, starting...


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