Oracle database backup and recovery

  • November 29, 2006 29 Nov'06

    Oracle tutorial library:'s learning guides

    One of the best resources offers is our collection of learning guides. They're a perfect education tool for the beginner who's just getting started with Oracle or the seasoned professional looking to attain expert status. We've ...

  • November 09, 2006 09 Nov'06

    Podcast: Expert says PL/SQL change needed in Oracle 11g chats with one of the world's leading PL/SQL gurus, Steve Feuerstein, about the PL/SQL changes he'd like to see when Oracle debuts Database 11g.

  • November 09, 2006 09 Nov'06

    Podcast: Security expert sizes up Oracle patch policies

    Oracle Security Handbook author Aaron Newman talks to about Oracle's patching problems and some of the typical security concerns that plague Oracle DBAs.

  • October 17, 2006 17 Oct'06

    Podcast: Database guru previews Oracle OpenWorld

    Oracle database guru Mark Townsend talks about the highlights of next week's Oracle OpenWorld show.

  • August 31, 2006 31 Aug'06

    Oracle updates free Application Express developer tool

    The newest version of Oracle Application Express promises to make it easier for companies to build applications on top of Database 10g, and one communications software firm is banking on it.

  • August 30, 2006 30 Aug'06

    Data warehouse disaster recovery 101

    Data warehouses have become mission-critical systems that help executives make daily business decisions. In his monthly column, BI expert Wayne Eckerson offers advice on how to effectively protect your data warehouse from any type of disaster.

  • August 22, 2006 22 Aug'06

    The Oracle Security Challenge

    Let's find out what how much you really know about Oracle security.

  • June 20, 2006 20 Jun'06

    Survey: DBAs not planning for downtime

    Companies need to do more to reduce the amount of database downtime resulting from both planned and unplanned events, a new IOUG survey finds.

  • May 30, 2006 30 May'06

    NextAction dumps Microsoft for Oracle and open source

    NextAction Corp. says it's now "protecting revenue" thanks to a decision to get off Microsoft in favor of Oracle on Suse Linux.

  • April 27, 2006 27 Apr'06

    Oracle beefs up database security at Collaborate '06

    Oracle's new Database Vault and Secure Backup offerings promise to make it easier to avoid internal threats and automate disk-to-tape backup. talked to Oracle's Mark Townsend at Collaborate '06 in Nashville to find out more.

  • April 13, 2006 13 Apr'06

    Collaborate '06 Preview: IOUG's Kaplan on RAC, security, mobility and more

    IOUG president Ari Kaplan explains what's on tap for the Collaborate '06 Oracle users' conference being held later this month in Nashville.

  • April 06, 2006 06 Apr'06

    PostgreSQL vs. Oracle: Users speak out

    DBAs and other IT pros respond to a recent article that touted the merits of open source PostgreSQL over Oracle.

  • June 22, 2005 22 Jun'05

    Database 10g patch complexity could lead to more automation

    Upgrades and patches for Oracle Database 10g Release 2 will increase in complexity as the technology becomes more powerful. But one industry watcher says increased automation should help to shoulder some of that burden.

  • June 14, 2005 14 Jun'05

    Database 10g Release 2 preview

    @11439 Set to debut at the end of this month, Oracle Database 10g Release 2 promises expanded XML capabilities and new security features, including support for "transparent" column level encryption and decryption. To learn more about these features,...

  • April 19, 2005 19 Apr'05

    Advanced backup and recovery

    @10150 A backup and recovery plan should go beyond hot and cold backups and database exports. At next week's IOUG Live! 2005 show, consultant Tim Quinlan will explain how to incorporate availability and ...