Blog

Fast and Furious Analytics – A Head to Head Cloud Data Warehouse Solutions Comparison

Viscosity North America released their findings today, from a series of benchmark tests that compare Amazon’s Redshift (Redshift) and Oracle’s Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud (ADW). This report comes after Oracle announced on March 27, the release of Oracle’s Autonomous Data Warehouse, based in Oracle’s 18c Autonomous Database, as a direct…

Linux Primer for SQL Server DBAs

On March 10, 2018, Posted by , In Linux,SQL Server, With Comments Off on Linux Primer for SQL Server DBAs

Since Microsoft SQL Server became generally available on Linux, more and more companies have begun to use Linux as the operating system (OS) of choice for SQL Server. Linux may not be embraced as the mainstream OS for mission critical databases yet, but many have rolled out development and test environments on Linux. To be […]

Meet me Monday – Diego Fion

On January 31, 2018, Posted by , In Meet me Monday, With No Comments

Meet me Monday This week, we interviewed Diego Fion! Diego is a Senior Software Engineer at Viscosity. We are excited to have you get to know him, in this week’s Meet me Monday segment! 1. What year did you begin working at Viscosity? I started to work at Viscosity as…

Understanding Best Practices for Virtualizing Oracle

On January 19, 2018, Posted by , In VMware, With Comments Off on Understanding Best Practices for Virtualizing Oracle

One of the key benefits of virtualization is the ability to achieve a high consolidation ratio, thereby getting higher utilization of the hardware. This is especially true of the CPUs, since software licenses are usually tied to the number of CPUs in the hardware. During times of heavy utilization, the environment needs to be configured […]

Meet Me Monday – Jason Canada

On January 8, 2018, Posted by , In Meet me Monday,Uncategorized, With No Comments

Meet me Monday This week, we interviewed Jason Canada! Jason is an Oracle DBA/Developer at Viscosity. We are excited to have you get to know him, in this week’s Meet me Monday segment! 1. What year did you begin working at Viscosity? I started working with Viscosity as a contractor…

UA-43005198-1