Playing with Oracle 11gR2, OEL 5.6 and VirtualBox 4.0.2 (1st Part)

Project Name 11gR2/2011 Author Francisco Munoz Alvarez Software Used Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.6 Oracle VirtualBox 4.0.2 Oracle 11.2.0.2 Database and Infrastructure Software Date 02/02/2011 The idea of this tutorial is to show you how you can create an Oracle Database Continue reading Playing with Oracle 11gR2, OEL 5.6 and VirtualBox 4.0.2 (1st Part)

Playing with Oracle 11gR2, OEL 5.6 and VirtualBox 4.0.2 (2nd Part)

Project Name 11gR2/2011 Author Francisco Munoz Alvarez Software Used Oracle Enterprise Linux 5.6 Oracle VirtualBox 4.0.2 Oracle 11.2.0.2 Database and Infrastructure Software Date 02/02/2011 The idea of this tutorial is to show you how you can create an Oracle Database Continue reading Playing with Oracle 11gR2, OEL 5.6 and VirtualBox 4.0.2 (2nd Part)

Next stop: Insync’10 , NZOUG OTN Days and Sangam’10

I received some emails recently asking were will be my next presentations, and to make it public here we go: Insync’10, Melbourne August 16 – Topic: Tips and Best Practices for DBAs @ 9:55AM to 10:40 AM more info at  Continue reading Next stop: Insync’10 , NZOUG OTN Days and Sangam’10

OracleNZ, 2 years and 294,679 Unique Visitors Later

This week was my blog 2nd anniversary, it’s incredible how the time fly, after two years and 294,679 unique visitors, looks like was yesterday when I started this blog. Thank you for follow me and read my posts, you are Continue reading OracleNZ, 2 years and 294,679 Unique Visitors Later

Discovering the New Zealand Oracle Market

The New Zealand conference this year was a great event, with a little over 150 participants and with a fantastic group of speakers and topics (For more information please refer to http://www,nzoug.org ). From Left to Right: Guy Harrison, Chris Continue reading Discovering the New Zealand Oracle Market

Discover the Oracle Widgets for DBAs!

The EM (Enterprise Manager) Desktop Widgets are lightweight internet applications that provide persistent desktop access to key Enterprise Manager monitoring and diagnostic information. Oracle first released the EM Widgets at August 2009, now at December 2009; Oracle has already 3 Continue reading Discover the Oracle Widgets for DBAs!

Goodbye Metalink (last month of life), Welcome My Oracle Support

For a long time Metalink was a good friend and partner,  helping me to find some good solutions and supporting me  to solve some daily or critical situations. Now is official in the metalink note 841061.1: “Beginning October 2, 2009 you Continue reading Goodbye Metalink (last month of life), Welcome My Oracle Support

SANGAM’09 a wonderful experience, Thank you India!

SANGAM’09 at Bangalore, India is already behind and I don’t have words to express how wonderful experience it was, I just can say I’ll never forget. India is a fantastic country and a beautiful place to visit. I want to Continue reading SANGAM’09 a wonderful experience, Thank you India!

Oracle New Sun OLTP Exadata

World’s First OLTP Database Machine with Sun FlashFire Technology ! This Tuesday,September 15th, Mr. Larry Ellison will unveil this innovative new product, the world’s first OLTP database machine with Sun FlashFire technology. Don’t miss the first Oracle-Sun product announcement  webcast Continue reading Oracle New Sun OLTP Exadata