DBA Kevlar

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

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As we come upon Oracle Open World at the end of the month, I’m busy with a number of events

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I planned on finishing up and publishing a different post today, but after a number of conversations with DBAs in

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It was a really busy summer and ended with me returning after a week of vacation in Singapore.  What should

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Data gravity and the friction it causes within the development cycle is an incredibly obvious problem in my eyes. Data

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Delphix Engineering and Support are pretty amazing folks.  They continue to pursue for solutions, no matter how much time it

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There was a great post by Noel Yuhanna on how he deems the number of DBAs required in a database

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Even though my social media profile is pretty available for Twitter and Linked in, I’m significantly conservative with other personal

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I’m off to Columbus, Ohio tomorrow for a full day of sessions on Friday for the Ohio Oracle User Group.

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In my latest blog post on the Delphix site, I continue my conversation with why DevOps is the next step

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It’s finally time to upgrade our Linux Target!  OK, so we’re not going to upgrade the way a DBA would

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I’ve been asked what it takes to be a successful evangelist and realizing that what makes one successful at it,

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This is the Part III in a four part series on how to:  Enable VNC Viewer access on Amazon EC2

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I’m finally getting back to upgrading the Linux Source for a POC I’m doing with some folks and picking up

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There are a plethora of mishaps in the early space program to prove the need for DevOps, but Fifty-five years

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Doing three or four webinars in a month doesn’t seem like a big deal until you actually try to do

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For a POC that I’m working on with the DBVisit guys, I needed a quick, 12c environment to work on

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After returning from KSCOPE two weeks ago, I was again approached to be a judge this year on the Geekathon

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Database Administrators, (DBAs) through their own self-promotion, will tell you they’re the smartest people in the room and being such,

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