DBA Kevlar

Tips, Tricks, (and maybe a few rants) to make more DBAs bulletproof!

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When tearing down an AWS Delphix Trial, we run the following command with Terraform: >terraform destroy I’ve mentioned before that

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Now, for most of us, we’re living in a mobile world, which means as our laptop travels, our office moves

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I ran across an article from 2013 from Straight Talk on Agile Development by Alex Kuznetsov and it reminded me how long

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So you thought you were finished configuring your AWS target, eh?  I already posted a previous time on how to

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There are more configurations for AWS than there are fish in the sea, but as the rush of folks arrive

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Ah, yes, it’s that RMOUG Training Days time of the year again! As a techie, I didn’t put a lot

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Delphix focuses on virtualizing non-production environments, easing the pressure on DBAs, resources and budget, but there is a second use

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I’ve been at Delphix for just over six months now.  In that time, I was working with a number of

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I don’t want to alarm you, but there’s a new Delphix trial on AWS!  It uses your own AWS account

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So you’ve deployed targets with Delphix on AWS and you receive the following error: It’s only a warning, but it

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So Brent Ozar’s group of geeks did something that I highly support-  a survey of data professional’s salaries.  Anyone who

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I make some odd New Year’s Resolutions and mine for 2017 was to add some smart home solutions to our

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I receive about 20-30 messages a week from women in the industry.  I take my role in the Oracle community

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We, DBAs, have a tendency to over think everything.  I don’t know if the trait to over think is just found

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How was 2016 for me? It was a surprisingly busy year-  blogging, speaking, working and doing. I posted just under

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The only thing that remains constant is change.   ~Heralitus This often is more apparent in technology than anywhere else.

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On the first day with Delphix, I provisioned with glee, an IT Manager Happy. On the second day with Delphix,

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UPDATE-  I want to thank everyone who supported this post and reached out to me about the challenges of managing

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