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Mark W. Farnham‘s rightsizing goes on with a roar, as he declares that he is pretty much a green sneaker, tree hugging conservationist.
Kevin continues with yet another post about Exadata. The time he discusses: Oracle Exadata Database Machine: Proving 160 Xeon E7 Cores Are As “Slow” As 128 Xeon E5 Cores?
Alberto writes a post, which is a brief discussion about the advantages of activating parallelism by altering the session environment instead of using the alternative ways (hints, DDL).
Security Questions: Differences between “Grant” and “With Grant”?
Using Scoped Assignments To Show Calendar and Financial Year-To-Date Values In The Same Calculated Measure.
A cool post about Business Objects on Linux and SQL Server.
Is Your Code an English Garden or Ikebana?
The Journey is the Reward: Speaking for SQLPass, where do you start?
Resolving Error Connecting Report Builder to a PowerPivot Data Source.
Stewart Smith is sharing an old note on the Storage Engine API.
A good look at the Non-Deterministic Query in Replication Stream.
The MariaDB project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the MariaDB 5.5.31.
Fernando had recently had to do some customer work involving the McAfee MySQL Audit Plugin.
There’s a big difference in how plugins are treated in MySQL and how they are treated in Drizzle.
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