Sometime back I was involved in a project which was to collect information for the servers we are supporting – creating inventory of servers. Logging into each server and collecting information is bit tedious when you have hundreds of server in your environment. I have spent sometime and created a script that does this work…
Notwithstanding all the new shiny features the latest database release can provide; in this post I am going to put in dollars and cents the reasons why upgrading your database makes economical sense.
This is the 136th edition of Log Buffer, the weekly review of database blogs. Welcome.
I confess — I have not always been an exclusive MySQL user. I have fooled around with other DBMSs. I was young, inexperienced, and I needed the money, I swear!
Lucas Jellema has compiled this paper with “quirky questions, tantalizing puzzles and cheeky challenges” on surprising features and functionality going back as far as Oracle 7.2.