The not so AutoUpgrade (Oracle AutoUpgrade in Windows)

Intro First, before anyone starts sending me print screens about their successful AutoUpgrade, or flexing about how… Read more

From Oracle to Google BigQuery by Kafka

Last week while checking my Twitter feed I found a tweet from Confluent with an announcement about a new Kafka connector… Read more

IPSec VPN between OCI and AWS

I’ve been using the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) and Amazon Web Services (AWS) clouds for a number of years, but primarily… Read more

Add SCAN VIPs to Oracle RAC with zero “Listener” Downtime

Intro Infrastructure teams are usually keener to maintain network stability rather than altering their existing configuration… Read more

Convert Local Listeners to Oracle Grid Managed Listeners

Intro One of the advantages of Oracle Grid Infrastructure is to restart all managed resources (Databases, ASM, Listeners…etc.) … Read more

Now Available: Oracle Autonomous 21c

You’ve probably already seen in the news that the Oracle 21c is available and saw some tweets and blogs about the new release.… Read more