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Blog | Jan 17, 2017

Rollback of OMS from 13c to 12c

Posted by Amit Kumar Srivastava


Post new technology upgrades in an environment, it is not easy to revert the changes without proper planning and can be daunting. However, with the above methodology you can best plan to revert changes with minimal impact. Oracle provides best service levels for traditional approach for cloud applications through business-driven monitoring application management.
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Blog | Dec 16, 2016

VLDB Performance Tuning Tale

Posted by Ravi Bhatia

Tuning very large databases, more commonly known as VLDB, has always been a challenging part of DBAs jobs. Delivering optimal performance for applications that access a VLDB is essential for the business. In this blog I will review common problems that impact VLDBs performance and will also cover a real world scenario demonstrating the challenge and our team’s solution.
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Blog | Dec 8, 2016

Showing Our Gratitude: Our Pledge to Continued Service Excellence

Posted by Peter Castello

During the holiday season, our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made our success possible. It is in this spirit that we would like to show appreciation for humble beginnings, valued customers, and acknowledging our roots: how far we’ve come and the spirit of where we’re going in 2017. We began as an Oracle shop, championing the needs of Oracle users from RAC installations to PeopleSoft implementations to E-Business Suite reporting and everything in between. And though much has changed in 17 years, our commitment to Oracle has never wavered.

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Blog | Nov 18, 2016

OAM Integration with AD for Zero Sign-on

Posted by Sudhakar Mukkara


11g OAM has several new features and by integrating OAM with WNA we can achieve password less authentication for all the applications that are protected using latest OAM.
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Blog | Oct 20, 2016

Purchase Requisition Preferences

Posted by Donna Martin

If you are entering multiple purchase requisitions in the same log-in session, and a lot of those requisitions have the same information – such as Need by Date, Currency, or Project Related Information, etc., you can use the Requisition Preferences to automatically populate this data into your requisition making entry a snap!  It’s as simple as entering the replicate data and saving it.

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Blog | Oct 18, 2016

Exadata Disk Layers and Architecture

Posted by Jay Pathak

Exadata has a different disk structure in comparison to a normal database disk and it can often confuse the Oracle DBAs when they start working on Exadata. In Exadata, there are four layers of disks I will discuss each one of them in this blog.
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Blog | Oct 13, 2016

TriCore Takes on Oracle OpenWorld 2016: Key Learnings From the Show by Pragati Gupta

Posted by Pragati Gupta

TriCore’s technical team just came back from another informative, fun and well organized Oracle OpenWorld conference held in San Francisco. Here are some key takeaways to keep in mind.

Of course, the key theme of the conference was Oracle’s advancements in the cloud. Larry Ellison’s keynote was as educational as it was entertaining: apart from some funny digs at AWS and the fact that he doesn’t have certain privileges as CTO that he did as CEO (like smaller water bottles and no tech support during presentations), he noted how Oracle’s competitors are now radically different from who they used to be.

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Blog | Oct 4, 2016

RMAN ACTIVE Database Duplication

Posted by Rajpal Bhardwaj


Oracle Database 11g offers clone source DB without requiring backup. Prior to 11g you had to take physical backup on disk/tape, however now you can create a clone DB over the network without prior backup.
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Blog | Sep 19, 2016

All Things Oracle: Trends to be on the Lookout for at OpenWorld

Posted by Kevin Carroll

Another year has come and gone, and Oracle OpenWorld is here again. It’s an exciting time for us with numerous other industry events to attend in Q3 and Q4 – and that gives us extra reason to keep tabs on the pulse of the industry.

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Blog | Sep 19, 2016

Oracle 12c Flex ASM Architecture & Benefits

Posted by Akshay Kumar


Prior to 12c release, every node in the cluster use to run the ASM instance and if ASM instance failed on any node, then the database would become unavailable on that node. Let’s see how things are different with ASM.
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