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Oracle JDBC Connection Tester

From time to time, when working at various sites I have to check connections to a database.  If you have been an Oracle DBA for some time, you already know that the listener has to be up and services have to be registered before you can connect from a remote host.  If the listener is […]

Speaking at RMOUG TD 2014

Let the conference season begin!  I will be presenting at RMOUG Training Days 2014 this month in Denver, CO.   The presentation that I will be presenting is a revised version of my OOW 2014 presentation on Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c, Database 12c and You!  This presentation will cover a few basics of Database 12c and […]

Oracle Golden Gate 12c (12.1.2) released – Finally!!!!

Back in June, Oracle released Oracle Database 12c and everyone went nuts trying to download and start documenting the many new features.  One of the items within the 12c (database) release that I was curious about was how is Oracle Golden Gate going to work with multi-tenant databases.  As I was testing I noticed that […]

Add database to Oracle Restart

With Oracle Real Application Clusters the Oracle database can be configured to restart as each node in the cluster is restarted.  For single instance databases that are on a standalone server, often times the database is not configured to restart on a server bounce.  In the past, Oracle recommended to set the database for restart […]

OOW 2013

Last year at this time I was preparing to attend my first Oracle Open World and to present on an OEM topic for the first time.  This year, not much has changed; yet a lot has changed.    This is due to the fact that Oracle Open World last year changed my career.  This is in […]

Collaborate 13 – my take

Last week I attended Collaborate 13 in Denver, Colorado.  It was a fun week; fun and busy, for the most part.  I finally had the chance to do a few things and meet people that I’ve wanted to meet.  The conference started on Sunday officially; however, knowing that the Rockies (baseball fan here…) were in […]

Upcoming conferences…some work still to do!

Just around the corner are two conferences which I will be presenting at this year.  I would say I’m excited about these conferences; however, I’m more nervous than anything else.  Sometimes it seems like there is not enough hours in a day to get everything done.  I’ll be ready to speak on the days I’m […]

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