Posts Categorized: Pythian
Like in love there is no precondition, there are no limits held when it comes to the labor of love called blogging. Lovingly, this Log Buffer edition brings you some more roses from the database arena.
I was recently playing with an Oracle XE database. The main benefit of Oracle XE is that it can be used free of charge.
MAbbey’s musings on Monday at COLLABORATE13
MAbbey’s musings and thoughts about Sunday at COLLABORATE13
MAbbey’s journey to COLLABORATE13; a dissertation on the pains and fortunes of traveling with our beloved Air Canada and more …
The goal of SQL Plan Management is to provide a consistent execution plan regardless of changes made to the database environment. While consistency is great in the face of changes to an environment, it is important not to miss out when changes would improve the runtime execution. SQL Plan Management has three components that meet this goal.
One of the things I love about my career (Oracle DataBase Administrator) , is how fragile it is on a day in and day out basis. I can say with certainty that every day I turn on my laptop to start working can be my last day working as a DBA. This is not because…
It is an industry norm, supported by analyst researches, that blogs are the best informal medium to share the information. This unique medium provides readers with increased leverage in negotiating the hard turns in their technological lives. Log Buffer makes that leverage more powerful.
This is a short blog post on how one can prove that a particular partition of the table or index is accessed by a specific query.
A little while ago I blogged about (and open sourced) an Impala-powered soccer visualization demo, designed to demonstrate just how responsive Impala queries can be. Since not everyone has the time or resources to run the project themselves, we’ve decided to host it ourselves on an EC2 instance.