Tag: oracle cloud

How to create an Oracle Database Cloud service (OCI) using the command line

The Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, also known as the second generation cloud, offers an integrated command line utility called OCI Command Line Interface (CLI) which can be used to perform almost all the activities we can do using the web console….

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Running new Oracle DBSAT version 2.1.0 against Autonomous Database

Recently Oracle released the newest version of the “Database Security Assessment Tool” (DBSAT 2.1.0). This version is certified to run against Oracle Cloud DBCS (PaaS) and Autonomous Databases. Also, the Discoverer option can now find sensitive and personal data in…

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Save time with this quick OCI CLI installation

This is more of a personal reminder than anything else, but hopefully it helps save some time for others trying to install the OCI CLI on their local Linux machines. The idea is to have a very basic set of…

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Cloning a PDB with encrypted data in united mode – avoid ORA-00283

The purpose of this blog post is to give you some guidelines on how to avoid “ORA-00283: recovery session canceled due to errors” during a PDB clone operation and troubleshoot the same. In the Oracle documentation (link), it notes the…

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Getting started with Oracle Database Backup Service in 2018

A few years ago I wrote an article on getting started with the Oracle Database Backup Service which can be found here. It’s no surprise that in the last few years things have changed significantly.  Trying to use this service…

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HugePages for Oracle database in Oracle Cloud

I recently published a blog post about large pages support in AWS RDS for Oracle and someone asked me if and how it works on Oracle cloud. I didn’t actually know the answer and decided to look it up. Documentation…

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Oracle SQL Developer – now in web!

For some time, I was trying to use a Google Pixelbook for my work. It was kind of a challenge and among other things, I struggled to work without a good web-based SQL client or tool. I used a jump…

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Datascape podcast episode 27 – Oracle Cloud vs. the world

On today’s episode, we are going to take a closer look at the Oracle Cloud and see how Oracle’s cloud strategy stacks up against other cloud offerings. We will also dig deeper and try to understand some of the key…

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Will Oracle fly higher than Amazon in the Cloud?

Can Oracle rise up to meet Amazon’s success in the cloud? Fahd Mirza makes the case for Oracle Cloud.

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Why you should consider moving your enterprise applications to the Oracle Cloud

Alex Gorbachev, CTO at Pythian, explains why it’s a good idea to consider Oracle Cloud alongside alternatives like as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure.

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