Planning for Successful Cloud Data Migrations
By Mark Van de Wiel, CTO, HVR, an IOUG partner
This post provides a set of best practices to facilitate cloud migrations with minimal downtime and minimal risk, irrespective of the type of cloud service you plan to adopt, focusing on the application data that has to be migrated. Generally, databases store application data and change continuously. Application servers, interfacing with the database, can be migrated more easily using a lift and shift approach because they don’t store the data.
New Features to Reduce and Optimize vCPUs on Amazon RDS for Oracle Database
In an age where increased productivity is the gold standard, DBAs continuously seek new ways to become more efficient in their daily work. Amazon Web Services (AWS), an IOUG partner, recognizes this need and recently announced two new features to reduce and optimize vCPUs on the Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) for Oracle Database.
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