Author: Fahd Mirza

Log Buffer #440: A Carnival of the Vanities for DBAs

  This Log Buffer Edition carries on with the weekly culling of blog posts from Oracle, SQL Server and MySQL.

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Amazon S3 to Glacier – Cloud ILM

Falling in love with Kate Upton is easy, but even better than that is to be swept off your feet by Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) in the Amazon Web Services (AWS). But that’s understandable right?:) Simple, easily-configurable, fast, reliable, cost…

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Favorite Way: Migrating to Exadata

There are lots of considerations to be taken into account when migrating databases to the Exadata. It’s like any other migration. DBAs and other stakeholders of the system have to evaluate what to migrate and what not to, physical and…

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Magic of “\d” in Vertica

A quick neat way to list down important and oft-needed information like names of databases, schemas, users, tables, projections etc. We can also use patterns with the ‘\d’ to narrow down the results. Let’s see it in action:

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Log Buffer #439: A Carnival of the Vanities for DBAs

This Log Buffer Edition covers some nifty blog posts from Oracle, SQL Server and MySQL.

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Migration of Oracle Database to Amazon RDS using Golden Gate

Amazon RDS is a web service used to manage databases, like Oracle, in the cloud. Small- and medium-sized enterprises with databases of normal load, volume, and SLA, can certainly leverage the ease and cost efficiency Amazon RDS offers. There are…

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Log Buffer #438: A Carnival of the Vanities for DBAs

This Log Buffer Edition covers Oracle, MySQL, and SQL Server blog posts from the last week.

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Log Buffer #437: A Carnival of the Vanities for DBAs

This Log Buffer Edition goes out deep into the vistas of database world and brings out few of the good ones published during the week from Oracle, SQL Server, and MySQL.

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Difference Between Oracle’s Table and Mongo’s Collection

Roughly speaking, the notion of ‘Tables’ in Oracle is similar to MongoDB’s ‘Collections’. They are NOT identical though. Before we examine the differences between Oracle’s Table and MongoDB’s Collection, let’s see what Table in Oracle and Collection in MongoDB are.

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Log Buffer #436: A Carnival of the Vanities for DBAs

This Log Buffer Edition covers the top blog posts of the week from the Oracle, SQL Server and MySQL arenas.

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