On the Twelfth day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me…

On the Twelfth Day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me… Pluggable Databases (PDBs) New Features December 23, 2016 Oracle introduced their Pluggable Databases (PDBs) technology in Oracle Database 12c Release 1, with the goal of helping customers migrate and consolidate hundreds, or even thousands, of standalone databases; into their…

On the Fourth day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me…

On the Fourth Day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me… Automatic Storage Management New Features December 15, 2016 The following article will describe at a high-level the key ASM improvements in Oracle 12.2. Note, due to the number of changes and improvements in ACFS, we cover ACFS in a…

On the Third day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me…

On the Third Day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me… Partitioning New Features December 14, 2016 Partitioning With more than 500 new features in the Oracle Database 12.2, Oracle delivers new functionality and features that customers had been asking for on Cloud Computing, Big Data, and Security for their…

On the Second day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me…

On the Second Day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me… Data Guard New Features December 13, 2016 Multiple Observers Oracle added the functionality for up to three observers to monitor and support a single Oracle Data Guard Broker configuration. Each observer must be assigned a name. The name assigned…

On the First day of 12.2, my DBA gave to me…

Day 1: RAC and Grid Infrastructure New Features December 12, 2016 The following list illustrates the new 12.2 Oracle RAC and Grid Infrastructure. This is a personal list which “I believe to be the most interesting.” I apologize to the RAC Dev team if I left out any features. Streamlined…