(Giuseppe Maxia) Starting with version 1.32.0, dbdeployer has the ability of downloading a selection of MySQL tarballs from several sources.
(Christian Antognini) In this short post I would like to point out a non-obvious issue that one of my customers recently hit.
(Dirk Nachbar) This is next article about the Oracle WebLogic Image Tool https://github.com/oracle/weblogic-image-tool, in which I will show you, how to update an existing Oracle WebLogic Server Image in an offline environment (no access to the internet).
(Natik Ameen) What: I am seeing index contention in my RAC environment and want to convert the index into a reverse key index. Is this the best option to increase throughput and scale-ability?
(Pinal Dave) Today, I have received a very interesting question from my client with whom I have worked in the past on Comprehensive Database Performance Health Check. The question was really not related to SQL Server Performance Tuning but DBA wanted to know if they can use any custom Quote Characte
(Kenneth Fisher) tl;dr; Temporary stored procedures are excellent for testing pieces of code that are going to go into (or come from) stored procedures. Because parameters are different than variables.
(Benjamin Weissman) PolyBase has been around since 2016, but Microsoft is enhancing it in 2019 with the ability to connect to more data sources. You can now use PolyBase to connect to other SQL Server instances, and it’s easy to set up with a wizard.
(Craig S. Mullins) Mainframe development teams are relying on DevOps practices more extensively, bringing the need to incorporate Db2 for z/OS database changes into the toolset that is supporting their software development lifecycle (SDLC).
(Manjula Jayawardana) Turns out, Java’s SimpleDateFormat is not all that simple.