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Oracle 12c: RMAN Backup and Recovery Options

Changes to RMAN in Oracle 12c have been made to accommodate pluggable databases and new features, such as recovering a table. Should you use the standard “BACKUP DATABASE PLUS ARCHIVELOG;” command in RMAN, you will be able to back up the container database...

Benefits Of Using Flashback When Testing DR

Having a Disaster Recovery site is mandatory for most of the companies that cannot afford having their systems down for a long time because of unplanned outages caused by non-recoverable disasters and natural calamities. A Disaster Recovery (DR) site...

Take a Look at Disaster Recovery for EBS on IaaS

A lot of my customers, especially small and midsize organizations, have minimal or even no Disaster Recovery capabilities for their EBS environments.  On-premise architectures can make implementing DR strategies time-consuming, complex, and expensive.  Sometimes these...

Using EBS as your Evolutionary Step Toward Cloud Computing

I subscribe to a number of online forums for Oracle EBS professionals – mostly customers.  Quite often lately, there have been several threads discussing the question: is Oracle EBS at end of life?  For many who have invested years and a small fortune in implementing,...

SQL Server Configuration Review

Top configuration settings to review in your SQL Servers To ensure optimal performance of a SQL Server, and to keep things running smoothly and efficiently, we must review how our SQL Servers are configured, both within the SQL Server itself, and on the server where...

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