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Oracle 11gR2 I/O Performance Tuning: Using Solid State Drives - Page 4

PL/SQL Objects /* || Type Specification: sh.integer_return_array || Purpose: Implements Swingbench function return values interface || Author: Dominic Giles */ CREATE OR REPLACE TYPE sh.integer_return_array IS VARRAY(25) OF INTEGER / /* || Package Specification: sh.swingbench || Purpose: Specifies signatures for Swingbench functions and procedures for || application workload generation || Author: Dominic Giles...

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The Buzz From the Oracle OpenWorld 2010 Exhibition Floor

Jim Czuprynski reports not only on the keynotes and announcements from OOW 2010, but also on what the DBAs on the exhibition floor were saying--what impressed them and what concerns they had for the future of their existing systems. I've just returned from Oracle OpenWorld 2010, and my head is still spinning from all of the product announcements, knowledge, and interactions I encountered in San Francisco over the last four days....

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Oracle Database 11gR2 I/O Performance Tuning: A Primer

Tuning the performance of Oracle Database 11gR2 is still just as much of an art as it is a science. Jim Czuprynski focuses on the detection and analysis of performance bottlenecks within the database's underlying input/output (I/O) subsystem. Synopsis. Oracle 11g Release 2 (11gR2) continues the trend toward automated database performance tuning tools that started in Oracle 10g. However, tuning the performance of an Oracle 11gR2...

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Oracle Database 11gR2: Installing Grid Infrastructure

Synopsis. Oracle Database 11g Release 2 makes it much simpler to configure and incorporate many of the grid computing features that were only available in a Real Application Clusters (RAC) clustered database environment in previous releases for a single-instance Oracle database. This article – the first in this series - will demonstrate how to install and configure a new Oracle 11g Release 2 (11gR2) Grid Infrastructure home as the...