Lessons learnt working with Oracle support

This one can be a bit of a frustrating, hair pulling and (Sometimes) time consuming exercise! While I wish I could have provided you all with a silver bullet, I’m afraid it doesn’t exist, but I’d like to share some of the lessons learnt while engaging with Oracle support which may hopefully be of benefit … Read more

RMAN: The learning continues

Recently, we were asked by a client to become the caretakers of a new consolidation platform where, at any given time, there would be upwards of 15 databases running on an OVM Linux host (Disclaimer: While multi-tenant would definitely be beneficial, it is not in scope). Here’s where the interesting bit starts. Historically, the client … Read more