How to continue a Grid Infrastructure Patch in ExaCC when it has failed in Node 1

How to continue a Grid Infrastructure Patch in ExaCC when it has failed in Node 1

This week we had an issue when we were patching EXACC Grid Infrastructure (GI) from 19.10 to 19.11. The patching died when… Read more

ExaCC PDB in restricted mode and Bind Parameter error when applying RU SQL Patch

ExaCC: PDB in restricted mode and bind parameter error when applying RU SQL patch

A couple of weeks ago, I was helping out a teammate with a post-patch issue on the ExaCC. The problem was that after applying… Read more

Oracle Exadata and EXACC Out of Place Patching

How to do Out of Place Patching in ExaCC via DBAASCLI

This will be a small post on how to do Out of Place Patching for your database in an ExaCC environment. The documentation shows… Read more

Oracle Cloud at Customer - Exadata

Exadata Cloud at Customer – Free space in ASM and adding a new Database

Some time ago I wrote a short blog about dependencies between the number of enabled CPUs and how many databases you could… Read more

Technology Brain

OCI : Script to Scale Up/Down OCPUs in ExaCC

I will start this post that the script I am talking about might already be somewhere out there and even in a better version,… Read more

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How to change SYS password on ExaCC Gen 2

Changing Oracle Database user SYS password is quite straightforward on a normal deployment – not so much on an ExaCC Gen… Read more