Methodology for Snowflake Role-Based Access Control

Justification Snowflake offers role-based access control (RBAC) as the mechanism to handle authorization of security principals (users, services, etc.) and grant or deny them access to different database objects and operations. A key piece of a successful Snowflake implementation is…

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Caching Alternatives in Google Dataflow: Avoiding Quota Limits and Improving Performance

The problem When building data pipelines, it’s very common to require an external API call to enrich, validate or obfuscate data using external services. This might happen with streaming or batch pipeline. The situation is the same: call external services…

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Looking Back to Look Forward: Experts Share Cloud Service Trends for 2021

You’ve heard it before: The pandemic accelerated digital transformation. And indeed, organizations stood up temporary technology solutions and expanded cloud services virtually overnight. Organizations took extraordinary measures to ensure necessary employee support, uninterrupted services to customers, and that business kept…

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Using El Carro Operator on AWS

Introduction Google recently released a Kubernetes operator for Oracle, El Carro. The project includes good examples of how it works on GCP and on your local computer (using minikube). Given it is a portable implementation, we wanted to give it…

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Snowflake System Function Error: Argument 0 to Function SYSTEM$PIPE_STATUS Needs to Be Constant

I recently encountered the above issue which prompted me to write this blog post so I can easily reference the solution whenever I need it. However, I also hope it might help anyone out there who hits a similar issue….

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Pythian’s New Single Sign-on (SSO) Solution for Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS)—Part One

Our mission at Pythian is to help you Love Your Data. Because security is a crucial part of managing your data, we’re pleased to tell you about the identity management (IdM) solution we’ve developed to make it easier for Oracle…

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Google Cloud Composer Costs and Performance

Controlling Cloud Composer Costs and Performance Managing, optimizing and balancing cloud cost vs. performance is an ongoing challenge for all cloud architects and administrators. The variety and complexity of tools available can sometimes be daunting, so much so that many…

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Save Time With This Quick OCI CLI Installation

Editor’s Note: Because our bloggers have lots of useful tips, every now and then we update and bring forward a popular post from the past. We originally published today’s post on April 15, 2019. This is more of a personal…

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Scaling ProxySQL Rapidly in Kubernetes

Editor’s Note: Because our bloggers have lots of useful tips, every now and then we update and bring forward a popular post from the past. Today’s post was originally published on November 26, 2019. It’s not uncommon these days for…

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Save Costs by Consolidating SQL Server On-Prem or in the Cloud

There’s a lot of buzz around consolidation nowadays, as well as some fear of change. You may want to consolidate your SQL Server environments to save on maintenance and license costs, and also potentially on hardware and the size of…

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