Month: February 2016

An Oracle Licensing Story – Part 1

Jonas Mason, Senior Consultant House of Brick consultants have a unique perspective into organizational cultures, their Oracle database environments, and the impact this has on the ability to emerge from an Oracle audit unscathed or wounded. We understand the...

House of Brick Launches Managed License Support Service

SUPPORTS CUSTOMERS IN MANAGING COMPLEX ORACLE LICENSING House of Brick Technologies (HoB), the leader in the virtualization and Cloud Computing for business critical systems, announced today the launch of a new service offering, Managed License Support Service. The...

Oracle to PostgreSQL – Part 2

Andy Kerber (@dbakerber), Senior Consultant In part one, I covered how Oracle’s recent price increase for its Standard Edition database may drive some users to migrate from Oracle to other database versions such as PostgreSQL. I also described the process of copying...

Oracle to Postgres – Part 1

Andy Kerber (@dbakerber), Senior Consultant Recently Oracle has dramatically increased the price of its Oracle Standard Edition database. Because of this price increase, many observers in the database world feel that some companies may be migrating from Oracle to...