Archive for May, 2011

Oracle Database diagnostics with ADR

May 30, 2011  |  dba  |  No Comments

In 2007 Oracle Database 11g was released with dozens of new features for developers and DBA's. One of the most important for DBA's was Diagnostics Repository. DR is an advanced fault diagnosability infrastructure that collects and manage diagnostic data. Such data includes dumps, core files, trace files that are also...

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Creating Oracle Database 11g on Amazon RDS (video)

May 26, 2011  |  cloud, dba  |  5 Comments

In my last post I've wrote about the new Oracle Database service provided by Amazon Relational Database Services. Today I'll demonstrate, with a video, how to create an connect to the Oracle Database service provided by Amazon RDS. First, you should know that this is "only" a database cloud service, so...

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Oracle database available as a service on Amazon AWS (RDS)

May 24, 2011  |  cloud, dba, linux  |  2 Comments

Today Amazon announced the availability of Amazon RDS for Oracle Database. Now you will be able to run multiple editions of Oracle Database 11g (Release 2) via Amazon RDS. With Amazon RDS, you can provision a pre-configured Oracle database and scale the underlying hardware anytime you want in a couple...

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