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Choosing the Right Oracle Database Edition – Standard vs. Enterprise

Choosing the Right Oracle Database Edition – Standard vs. Enterprise

by Joe Grant (@dba_jedi), Principal Architect In a recent blog post, I focused on initial Oracle deployments and

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Oracle RAC on AWS – The Licensing Question

Oracle RAC on AWS – The Licensing Question

Licensing Oracle RAC on AWS is tricky, because Oracle wants to deter people from running it in any cloud ...
Oracle Expands Their Vendor Lock Attempt with Deprecation of Term License Options

Oracle Expands Their Vendor Lock Attempt with Deprecation of Term License Options

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), Chief Evangelist We were informed by an Oracle partner that Oracle sent out an ...
Oracle’s New Sales Tactic – SaaS Hosting Compliance

Oracle’s New Sales Tactic – SaaS Hosting Compliance

by Nick Walter, Principal Architect At House of Brick we are constantly hearing from our customers, and peers in
Oracle on GCVE – Support, License & Architecture Considerations

Oracle on GCVE – Support, License & Architecture Considerations

Bob Lindquist, Client Services Director and Mike Stone (@HoBMStone), CIO & Principal Architect The Journey of ...
Which Java Versions Do I Have to Pay for?

Which Java Versions Do I Have to Pay for?

by Joe Grant (@dba_jedi), Principal Architect Tax Day 2019 was not only a day when Americans had to pay their ...
Understanding Your Options for Deploying and Licensing Oracle on AWS

Understanding Your Options for Deploying and Licensing Oracle on AWS

Bob Lindquist, Director of Client Services Oracle customers have common questions about their licensing ...
Running Oracle Jobs in the Background

Running Oracle Jobs in the Background

Jeff Stonacek, Principal Architect For years, I worked in a Unix/Linux command line on a daily basis.  Lately ...
We Need YOUR Help for the RDBMS Licensing Session at VMworld 2020

We Need YOUR Help for the RDBMS Licensing Session at VMworld 2020

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), Chief Evangelist Hello everyone. Allan Hirt from SQLHA (Blog | Twitter) and I will be ...
Discovering Risk in Your Cloud

Discovering Risk in Your Cloud

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), Chief Evangelist It’s at once both a relief and unsettling to tell your professional ...
The Oracle RAC Dilemma – Part III

The Oracle RAC Dilemma – Part III

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), Chief Evangelist Part III: The HA Feat RAC Will Never Pull Off Real Application ...
Oracle Feigns Support Challenges of RAC in Third-Party Clouds

Oracle Feigns Support Challenges of RAC in Third-Party Clouds

Dave Welch (@OraVBCA), Chief Evangelist and Nick Walter, Principal Architect On June 14, 2020, Oracle ...
Choosing the Right Oracle Database Edition – Standard vs. Enterprise

Choosing the Right Oracle Database Edition – Standard vs. Enterprise

by Joe Grant (@dba_jedi), Principal Architect In a recent blog post, I focused on initial Oracle deployments and