A Checklist for every Oracle DBA

A Checklist for Every Oracle DBA

Most Fortune 1000 enterprises spend millions of dollars on infrastructure to run mission-critical Oracle databases. For any performance glitches, you put everything under a microscope: compute, storage, database queries, database layout, indexes, triggers, locks, archive log space, etc. Invariably a DBA is at the hub of the troubleshooting and root-cause analysis.

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The Fallacy of the Weekly Full Database Backup

The Fallacy of the Weekly Full Database Backup

While all data is valuable, for most users, database data is critical.  Why? Well, databases power the most critical enterprise applications and so extended outages can materially impact businesses topline and reputation.  Thus, it is no surprise that when it comes to data backup, one of the first places that IT invests is databases, and fortunately, there are many solutions to help.  Historically database protection revolves around creating full database backup copies, but is that the right strategy?

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4 ways to protect data in GCP

4 Ways to Protect Data in Google Cloud

One of the first question that you should ask when moving to Google Cloud is how to protect your data.  Given the increasing importance of information, data protection is more critical than ever. In this blog post, we will look at the pros and cons of four ways to protect data in Google Cloud.

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5 Reasons to Move SAP HANA to the Public Cloud

5 Reasons to Move SAP HANA to the Public Cloud

If a few years back, someone would have told you to move your SAP HANA from on-premises to the public cloud, you'd have probably asked them to take a vacation. But that's just water under the bridge now. Public cloud has established itself as a leading platform to run mission critical applications such as SAP HANA amongst large enterprise businesses worldwide. Today it isn't a matter of if you are taking your SAP HANA application to the public cloud, it's when-- and more importantly, how are you going to achieve that!

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5 Data Management Challenges In Every SAP Environment

SAP has been the global market leader in ERP solutions for many decades. SAP is invincible in the Fortune 500 market since 80% of such companies cannot think of anything else. Ranked 25 at the “World’s Most Valuable Brands” by Forbes, SAP has helped digitize many business processes for logistics departments, finance departments and sales departments.

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Protect SAP in the Cloud

Protecting SAP HANA in the Cloud

Jay Livens & Ashok Ramu talk about protecting SAP HANA in the cloud

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Data protection in the cloud

SAP HANA Data Protection in the Cloud

Jay Livens and Ashok Ramu dig into using Actifio for SAP HANA data protection in the cloud

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SAP Certified HANA data Protection

SAP Certified Data Protection Solution for SAP HANA

Jay and Ashok discuss Actifio, the SAP Certified data protection solution for SAP HANA

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SAP Hana Data management

Modernizing SAP HANA Data Management

If you already have SAP HANA on-premises or in the cloud, or considering moving from SAP using Oracle/MS SQL to SAP using HANA, or considering moving from on-premises to the cloud, here are 8 things to consider.

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Cloud Object storage

Instant Recovery from Cloud Object Storage

Jason Brown (@FelixNU98) and Jay Livens (@jlivens) discuss instant recovery from Cloud Object Storage

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