Adding Log Groups on Oracle DataGuard Database

When adding Redo logs to a database which has a DataGuard associated with it, the log files have to manually be added to the destination. Below are the steps on how to add them to both the source and the DataGuard databases. Adding Log Groups on Oracle DataGuard Database On the source first determine the […]

Oracle 12c Deprecated Database Parameters


When upgrading to Oracle 12c it’s good to be familiar with the deprecated parameters. These are not really desupported, just that they will be de-supported in future versions of the Database. Read more ..

Increase DSS Performance by 100x and OLTP by 2x. Learn more about Oracle 12c In-Memory Database.


With Oracle, the largest performance enhancing features, the Oracle 12c In-memory database option, has been released. Learn more about how to enable it, the licensing costs, etc. Also read other about Oracle 12c In-Memory Database FAQ’s here …

Oracle VM VirtualBox Tutorial: Connecting Applications from your Desktop to a database on VirtualBox

Oracle VirtualBox

If you have your Oracle VM VirtualBox setup and running there is a possibility that you may need to setup the network for the Virtual Machine to make it accessible from the host machine (Desktop or Laptop). This may be needed when you want to connect your local applications to the database running on the VM VirtualBox.