Part 4: DBAs guide to managing sandboxes

This is the next part in my on-going series of posts on the topic of how to successfully manage sandboxes within an Oracle data warehouse environment. In Part 1 I provided an overview of sandboxing (key characteristics, deployment models) and introduced the concept of a lifecycle called BOX’D (Build, Observe, X-Charge and Drop). In Part 2 I briefly explored the key differences between data marts and sandboxes. Part 3 explored (more...)

Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler 3.3 now available

http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/datamodeler/overview/index.html

Attention all data modellers - we are pleased to announce the release of SQL Developer Data Modeler 3.3. This release includes a new search, reports can be generated from search results, extended Excel import and export capabilities and more control and flexibility in generating your (more...)

Simba Technologies and Vlamis Software Solutions hosting special reception at OpenWorld 2010



Please join Simba Technologies and Vlamis Software Solutions at a special OpenWorld 2010 reception for current and prospective Oracle OLAP users.

Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Time: Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 - 5pm – 7pm
Location: walking distance from Moscone Center. Please RSVP for location.