Oracle database performance problems and tuning
- September 09, 2015
The latest version of SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer works with MySQL, giving users of both Oracle and MySQL support with a common performance management interface.
- April 10, 2015
At the Collaborate 15 conference, Kai Yu wants to share his experience working in BI and as a DBA and how to use Oracle Database 12c to improve BI.
- April 11, 2014
A former Oracle sales rep does a 180 by pushing his company not to buy an Exadata system, but to upgrade existing data center infrastructure instead.
- October 01, 2013
A DBA from uniform maker Aramark explains why Oracle Database 12c Multitenancy is a step up from transportable tablespace.
- July 02, 2012
Dell plans to acquire Quest Software, maker of the Oracle Database development tool Toad. End users said Dell could improve Toad and adapt it for larger tech trends like “big data.”
- November 29, 2011
Michael McLaughlin, author of Oracle 11g & MySQL 5.6 Developer Handbook discusses the benefits of keyword querying and more in this interview.
- November 29, 2011
Determining the root cause of an Oracle application performance problem might take you far, far outside the inner sanctum of Oracle database and applications.
- October 03, 2011
Facebook MySQL database administrator (DBA) Rob Wultsch tells Oracle OpenWorld attendees to “keep it simple, stupid” and gives tips for preventing DBA burnout.
- June 15, 2011
Oracle Database performance can get a boost from newer Exadata and Exalogic server appliances, but the database design must still be good.
- November 11, 2009
Learn about database scaling from Oracle consultant Don Burleson, who discusses the goals, costs and challenges of scaling an Oracle database in this podcast.
- September 01, 2009
Oracle released its new 11g R2 database today. But will users embark on an Oracle 11g upgrade? And why should they?
- July 17, 2009
With little fanfare, Oracle earlier this month increased pricing on a handful of optional database management offerings.
- December 30, 2008
Oracle analysts weigh in with advice for improving Oracle database security and upgrading to new Oracle applications in 2009.
- May 03, 2007
Oracle book author Mike Ault talks about the upcoming Oracle Database 11g's new SQL replay and memory management capabilities.
- April 06, 2007
Now that the first Lessons Learned series is complete, try your hand at this short quiz on performance tuning.