No RAC Here; but,

As an independent contractor working with Oracle databases, I frequently am asked about RAC experience. Here is my¬†analysis of the product written in 2004 when Oracle went fro “i” to “g”. As contract DBA for Guidance Software, I accomplished the forensic preservation of the Oracle database of the infamous 77 Million Users Data Breach. Under…

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Oracle Enterprise Manager

A DBA friend of mine recently wrote me asking for help with the Unix “display” variable setting. We emailed back and forth for several days before he figured out that he had the wrong installation packages for his OS. After about two weeks of back and forth, with the right packages, I had identified the…

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