How to downgrade InfiniBand switch patches on Exadata

How to downgrade InfiniBand switch patches on Exadata

Lately I was asked to apply the Exadata Quarterly Full Stack Download Patch (QFSDP) of July 2018(Patch 28183368) on the… Read more

Extending “/” Root Filesystem on a VM Guest on ODA

Extending “/” Root Filesystem on a VM Guest on ODA

Sometimes space utilization projections can be improperly done; possibly calling for the need to increase the filesystem… Read more

Considerations for ODA X7-2 HA Rack & Stack as well as Bare Metal Deployment

Considerations for ODA X7-2 HA Rack & Stack as well as Bare Metal Deployment

Installation of the ODA X7 has some new considerations. Oracle has made some key modifications and being prepared for the… Read more

Upgrading the time zone file and timestamp with time zone data in a 12.2 Oracle database

Upgrading the time zone file and timestamp with time zone data in a 12.2 Oracle database

It is sometimes necessary to upgrade the time zone file and timestamp with time zone (TSTZ) data in an Oracle database, for… Read more

DATA GUARD CONFIGURATION ON ORACLE DATABASE APPLIANCE X3-2 USING DATAGUARD BROKER

DATA GUARD CONFIGURATION ON ORACLE DATABASE APPLIANCE X3-2 USING DATAGUARD BROKER

Setting up Data Guard is a regular practice for DBAs to ensure their environments are able to withstand a disaster. Data… Read more

Configuring ASR Manager on Oracle ODA version 12.1.2.9.0 (SNMP v3 Security)

Configuring ASR Manager on Oracle ODA version 12.1.2.9.0 (SNMP v3 Security)

Oracle Auto Service Request is a warranty service offered under the bundled Oracle Premier Support for hardware support.… Read more