Find it. Fix it. Real-World SQL Tuning Cases – Jan. 13 Webinar Followup

If you missed my January 13th webinar entitled "Find it. Fix it. Real-World SQL Tuning Cases" you can now access the recording and download the presentation file using the following links.Presentation...
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Oracle Midlands : Event #8

Oracle Midlands Event #8 is now confirmed and one of the speakers looks rather familiar! Thanks again to Redgate for sponsoring the event, allowing it to remain free! Put the date in your diary. See...
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In-memory DB

A recent thread on the OTN database forum supplied some code that seemed to show that In-memory DB made no difference to performance when compared with the traditional row-store mechanism and asked why...
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KLP Empowers the Front and Middle Office with Advanced Risk Analytics

By uniting all risk analytics into a single solution, KLP Kapitalforvaltning has transformed the user experience and provided a single, trusted source of analytics to enhance decision-making – boosting...
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Operational Risk Management in the World of Big Data

Drawing on current IBM research in the field of big data, this paper shows how operational risk solutions can harness the potential of big data to inform risk management scenarios and analytics.Request...
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Commercial Credit Analytics: A Path to Higher Productivity and Improved Credit Outcomes

This research paper looks at why banks need to adopt a commercial credit analytics capability so they can effectively analyze the enormous volumes of their underwriting and commercial loan data, and evaluate...
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Fedora 21 : Upgrading from Fedora 20

I just did an upgrade of my old desktop from Fedora 20 to Fedora 21. The process was similar to this old blog post, but there were some variations, so I’ll list the procedure here. Update your current...
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Deploying Application Express with Delphix

Seamless cloning of an application stack is an outstanding goal. Seamless cloning of an application stack including the full production database, application server, and webserver in a few minutes with...
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Ex Machina

Nephew #2 was in a football tournament near to me and parents weren’t allowed to watch, so my brother dropped him off and paid me a visit. I don’t have furniture, so when someone comes to see...
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BusinessTown

Maybe you remember Busytown, Richard Scarry’s famous town, from your childhood or from reading it to your kids. Tony Ruth has created the Silicon Valley equivalent, BusinessTown, (h/t The Verge)...
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