Initial SQL*Plus Login Settings

Nowadays, so many things we interact with come with a purpose-built GUI that saves our last state.  We take for granted all the modern niceties that make our daily lives easier.  Then something happens, and we are stuck with that blinking cursor and nearly blank screen where we need to manually type in, and remember, all the various commands necessary to keep these systems up and running. As Oracle database administrators we recognize SQL*Plus is

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AWS RDS SQL Index Maintenance

As DBAs we are constantly adapting to recent technologies. We are seeing an increase in organizations migrating to the cloud. However, there are some fundamentals

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Broadcom to Acquire VMware

Broadcom today confirmed the rumors of a few days ago that it was in acquisition talks with VMware. My reaction: anybody but Oracle. Before I

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