Posts Categorized: Pythian
Musings about COLLABORATE, the 9th version of which is happening in Las Vegas USA from April 7-11 2014.
“For us to understand what’s going on in the industry at large, it helps for us to have a deeper understanding of the history of the outsourcing industry.” Pythian founder, Paul Vallée shares his insights on the history and evolution of IT outsourcing. Pythian has developed 5 criteria for choosing a data management outsourcing partner….
While the Oracle blogosphere is buzzing with the Collaborate news and views, SQL Server and MySQL bloggers are also getting upbeat about their respective fields and producing gems of blog posts. This Log Buffer Edition covers that all and more.
This Log Buffer edition covers various tips, new releases, and technically rich blog posts from the worlds of Oracle, SQL Server and MySQL.
OakTable Network will be holding its OakTable World for the very first time during the COLLABORATE conference.
This year COLLABORATE 14 is being held at The Venetian and Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, April 7-11. Some Pythian folks will be attending and speaking at the event, so be sure to watch for their presentations: Session Date Start Time Session Room Session Title Presenter Name April 9, 2014 8:30 AM Level 3,…
There are many posts out there about validating backup. However, none seem to address some recent concerns a client of mine had. Currently, backup validation is performed once a week and the question asked, “How to validate all archivelog backup?” List Backups – [D}atafile and [A]rchivelog backup from Incremental Level 0/1 RMAN> list backup summary;…
For some, blogging brings the same pleasure as laying under the swaying palms, where on the white sandy beaches the turquoise waters kiss their feet. This passion oozes into their posts, and this edition of Log Buffer is a manifestation of exactly that. Enjoy.
Musings about expressing dates using MMDD or DDMM.
The RMAN VALIDATE RECOVERY FILES command is a simple way to validate all backups, or so I thought.
In some versions it is broken, and in the versions where the bug has been fixed, it is even more broken.