Posts Categorized: Pythian
With this milestone birthday that has now arrived for Paul, it’s time to look back on the years and SOME (there are way too many stories to put them all here) of the Pythian history highlights.
Imagine the following scenario: you have a table with a small set of records with columns containing tsvector and text data type. But, text fields has almost 20 megabytes of text or more. So, what happens? Postgres planner checks the amount of reltuples (tuples) in the relation to calculate the cost of data extraction. If…
As part of PalominoDB’s “Mongo Month”, we’re reviewing use cases for where we’d recommend choosing MongoDB and where we’d consider other technologies. Because every environment and architecture is different, and every business has unique needs, we work carefully with clients to find the best solution for the particular challenges they face. Sometimes MongoDB or one…
If you are using Oracle Database Appliance (ODA) then this patch is very important to apply. The patch bundle 22.214.171.124.0 has been published just this week and the most important fix from my perspective is the new BIOS version 12010304.
I’m in the throes of a major redesign of the site of my comic book, Académie des Chasseurs de Primes. Like any of those redesign, it involves a lot of CSS whack-a-mole. Fine-tuning one page throws a second one slightly off another, and fixing that second one causes unforseen effects on a third one. And so on, and so bloody forth. Generally, to discover those oopsies, I have to navigate the whole site. Bah, humbug. Wouldn’t it be much efficient to have a single document showing all of the site’s page? Something like a contact sheet for the website, if you will. Well, let’s see how hard that would be.
With new blog posts covering newest technologies, discovered bugs and anomalies, this Log Buffer Edition is presented for you. In this Log Buffer #261, you would savor posts from Oracle, SQLServer and MySQL arena. Enjoy
PalominoDB is pleased to announce the formation of a service partnership with10gen, the creators of the popular MongoDB database. Our partnership provides our existing clients with access to a broader community of experts, and offers new clients a trusted partner in a rapidly evolving technology space. Our team of senior database architects, administrators, and application developers…
Microsoft has released one more free eBook, this time it is on SQL Server 2012. This is the second draft of this book. SQL Server MVP Ross Mistry and Stacia Misner has covered Administration and BI part, there are 10 chapters in total divided in two parts, they are:
This is a quick announcement that Method-R is organizing the online class reunion for the participants of their Mastering Oracle Trace Data classes. Cary Millsap and Ron Crisco will entertain us with stories and useful tips around processing and analyzing Oracle 10046 traces.
Last week I returned to Denver, Colorado for the RMOUG Training Days conference. I had gone last year as an attendee, but this year I was invited to give my presentation on the Oracle 11g ADR (slides and info at the end of this post). While I haven’t attended very many conferences yet, I can’t imagine a bigger bang for your buck than RMOUG Training Days.