When it comes to information technology, perhaps no other company in the world has led the way in innovation more so than Oracle. Because of this, there were many announcements and surprises at Oracle Open World 2015.
Here is an interesting Database rankings survey on the db-engines site, which measures the general interest in the different databases.
Announcing the release of Exachk Version 188.8.131.52.4_20150702. Exachk is a tool that is used to quickly determine the health of the entire Exadata infrastructure. Some of the key components that are checked include the database, cell servers and the network. This tool further reviews the configuration of the system and compares with the best practices. […]