“Five Business Lessons From Oracle’s Mark Sunday” by Ryan Westwood

Ryan Westwood, Forbes contributor, interviewed Oracle’s Mark Sunday (pictured left) and referred to him as a technology giant, one of the most successful CIO’s in the industry, and a down-to earth...
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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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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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Riga Dev Day 2015 : The Journey Home

The morning didn’t start well. I woke up several times in the night feeling pretty bad. The combination of a cold, general lack of sleep and too much beer was not great. I don’t drink very...
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Oracle on GitHub

There has been a lot of activity on https://github.com/oracle lately. Apparently a place to keep… By: [author-name] This article was syndicated via RSS from: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Bloggralikecom/~3/0q6Iv26hbW4/
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Oracle on GitHub

There has been a lot of activity on https://github.com/oracle lately. Apparently a place to keep… By: [author-name] This article was syndicated via RSS from: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Bloggralikecom/~3/0q6Iv26hbW4/
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Riga Dev Day 2015 : The Main Event

The event was held at a cinema in a shopping mall. We even got a free popcorn ticket. Awesome! I missed the starting keynote, which was a pity because everyone said it was really cool. So my day went...
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Riga Dev Day 2015 : The Journey Begins

My first flight was 06:20, so I had to leave the house at 04:00, which meant getting up at about 03:00. Yuck! The first flight was about 90 minutes from Birmingham to Frankfurt, with the smoothest landing...
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Partition gotchas

Two minor partition gotchas on partition extent sizing and on the number of partitions in an interval partitioned. First – old news – note that initial extent size for partitioned tables changed...
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