7 Things You Need to Know About Oracle 11gR2 — Part 2: The Inside Scoop on 11gR2 ASM

October 27, 2009

Continuing our seven-part blog mini-series entitled “7 Things You Need to Know About Oracle 11gR2″, Integra Senior DBA Jason Buchanan, recently one of just twelve people from around the world hand-picked by Oracle to participate in the Oracle 11gR2 final beta, discusses Oracle 11gR2 ASM (Automatic Storage Management): Read the rest of this entry »

7 Things You Need to Know About Oracle 11gR2 — Part 1: Concept Guides

October 23, 2009

Beginning Integra’s seven-part blog mini-series entitled “7 Things You Need to Know About Oracle 11gR2“, our own Jason Buchanan, recently one of just twelve people from around the world hand-picked by Oracle to participate in the Oracle 11gR2 final beta, offers his thoughts on the all new, completely re-written 11gR2 Concept Guides. Here is what Jason had to say: Read the rest of this entry »

Oracle 11gR2 Database: An Expert’s Insider Insights

September 14, 2009

Integra’s Jason Buchanan, a 17-year veteran of the Oracle Database with over 60 11g RAC and 14 Active Data Guard implementations, is arguably now one of the world’s foremost experts on the Oracle 11gR2 database. He was recently among just twelve people from around the world hand-picked by Oracle to participate in the rigorous final beta test for the product.

Asked about his observations from the 11gR2 beta program, Buchanan mentioned that this was one of the most Read the rest of this entry »

Integra has “Inside Track” on Oracle 11gR2

September 1, 2009

Today, Oracle announced public availability of it’s much-anticipated 11gR2 database. While others will be scrambling to catch up and figure out what this new release is all about, Integra is fortunate to have the “inside track” on 11gR2. Read the rest of this entry »