Databases and Storage: The New Frontier
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Leighton Nelson | Released: June 4, 2018, 9:08 am
As database and storage administrators and engineers, it is important to understand the effect that storage has on databases and the impact of storage performance.
Reflections of a DBA
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Michael Abbey | Released: May 20, 2018, 11:08 pm
It’s mid-1986, and this kid is out of college with his computer programming diploma and other credentials. I have just spent six months enjoying yet more COBOL/JCL programming on Amdahl mainframes with CICS and TSO … yes, dinosaur acronyms from the 1980s.
Collaborate 2018 – IOUG Forum Takeaways
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Michelle Malcher | Released: May 4, 2018, 9:41 am
Once again, we find ourselves on the other side of COLLABORATE 2018 – IOUG Forum. Back to work we go, bringing new information and our learnings from the previous week back to our respective day-to-day roles.
Do You Have What It Takes to be a DBA of the Future?
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Matt Malcheski | Released: March 26, 2018, 8:13 am
You can recover a database - great. You can tune SQL - sweet! You even know how to write some PL/SQL when push comes to shove - watch out Developers!!! The aforementioned are great skills to have - if it was the year 2010.
Q&A: Surviving Extreme Automation and the Cloud
Blog: SELECT | Posted By: Jonathan Gennick | Released: February 26, 2018, 2:48 pm
Are you a DBA? Larry Ellison wants to eliminate your job. I heard him say so at OpenWorld. Artificial Intelligence. Machine Learning. Autonomous Databases. Typewriter and Computer used to be job titles, but today those words refer to objects.