Month: July 2017

An Unusual Problem Starting Oracle Clusterware

Andy Kerber (@dbakerber), Senior Consultant NOTE: The environment described below is SuSe 12/ Oracle RAC 12.1.02. A few days ago we ran into a really strange problem at one of our sites. We were putting together a test system, and a mistake was made on our three-node...

vSphere 6 and Oracle RAC

Jim Hannan (@jim_m_hannan), Principal Architect Updated on 7/14/17 This week I decided to go back to update this blog. I wrote the blog last year to showcase the new vSphere 6 features for hot adding disks for RAC. The updated screenshots are from vCenter 6.0 Update 2...

VMware Virtualization and the Oracle Audit: What Every Oracle Customer Needs to Know About the “Installed and/or Running” Language of the Processor Definition

Pam Fulmer, Partner, Fulmer Ware LLP This is a guest blog post written by Pam Fulmer, a partner at Fulmer Ware LLP based in San Francisco. House of Brick has partnered with Pam and her firm many times in helping customers with the sometimes difficult task of defending...