Playing with Oracle VirtualBox : How to add a new Disk

In this small Tutorial we will learn how to add a new disk to our Virtual Machine created in our previous tutorial. Add a new disk to the virtual machine is very easy, just follow the tasks bellow: First, with Continue reading Playing with Oracle VirtualBox : How to add a new Disk

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

The idea of this tutorial is to show you how you can create an Oracle Database 11gR2 using Oracle VirtualBox and OEL. This installation should never be used for Production or Development purposes. This installation was created for educational purpose Continue reading Playing with Oracle 11gR2, OEL 5.6 and VirtualBox 4.0.2 (Final Part)

Playing with Oracle 11gR2, OEL 5.6 and VirtualBox 4.0.2 (3rd 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 (3rd Part)

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)

NZOUG and LAOUC June and July Webinars (Recording)

Hi All, NZOUG (New Zealand Oracle Users Group) and LAOUC (Latin American Oracle Users Communty) is organizing a serie of webinars to Oracle Community (over 42 Webinars) with the participation of several Oracle Celebrities, and is my desire to share the first 8 webinars Continue reading NZOUG and LAOUC June and July Webinars (Recording)

Tip of the Month: How to have super powers using Data Pump!

A lot of people don’t know several powerful functionalities that we have available when using Data Pump (expdp/impdp), most of the people only use these tools to export and import data (in other words, only to move data), and never Continue reading Tip of the Month: How to have super powers using Data Pump!

Tip of the month – Magic for DBAs

Who never had a problem with a SQL that is killing your Database Performance and you can’t fix it because it’s running from an external closed application that you or your developers can’t touch? Since Oracle version 10 this is Continue reading Tip of the month – Magic for DBAs

DB_ULTRA_SAFE a new GEM for High Availability

DB_ULTRA_SAFE is a new parameter introduced with Oracle 11gR1, and a fantastic new GEM for High Availability, that using Data Guard to configure on both the primary and standby will trigger the most comprehensive data corruption prevention and detection (and Continue reading DB_ULTRA_SAFE a new GEM for High Availability

Back to Basics:The Oracle Editions

Sometimes understanding the Oracle Database Editions is a little confuse, and on my opinion know all the options available in the market is something very important and fundamental for any DBA. The main idea of this post is to help you Continue reading Back to Basics:The Oracle Editions