Exadata Article as NYOUG’s Article of the Year 2012

Exadata Article as NYOUG's Article of the Year 2012The Editors of New York Oracle User Group (NYOUG) publication - TechJournal - chose my article Exadata Demystified as the Article of the Year. Here is the snippet from the Editorial:

And the Award Goes To …

The Editor’s Choice Award (more...)

Switching Back to Regular Listener Log Format

Did you ever miss the older listener log file format and want to turn off the ADR-style log introduced in 11g? Well, it's really very simple.


Oracle introduced the Automatic Diagnostic Repository (ADR) with Oracle 11g Release 1. This introduced some type of streamlining of various log and trace (more...)

My Sessions in RMOUG 2013

Many thanks for attending my sessions (I had a whopping four of them!) ar Rocky Mountain Oracle User Group Training Days 2013. I was pleasantly surprised to find some attending all four. Thank you. You all made my day.
Here you can download the slides and the demo (more...)

Boston DBA SIG Feb 6, 2013 Meeting Materials

Thank you all for coming to my session - Exadata from Beginner to Advanced in 3 Hours - on an evening in the dead of winter and staying for 4 hours. It was an amazing experience for me to see the sheer volume of interaction, which can only mean the (more...)