Keeping your Oracle Database Healthy

I recently gave a virtual presentation about database patching and managing risk.  During the session one of the key takeaways is keeping your database healthy.  Although patching is part of keeping things healthy, there is a lot more.One key is being...

Engage!

One month in at Oracle, and I’ve been moving at what feels like warp speed – both literally and figuratively.  My team has been hard at work building the intake survey and that will solicit volunteers for the Phase 3 efficacy trials.  We’re also building all...

What’s Your Downtime Opportunity?

A few weeks ago I spotted a former neighbor. We spent a few minutes catching up and I asked him about his work.His company installs commercial refrigeration, building cold rooms and installing rows of freezers and industrial refrigerators for grocery stores,...

Don’t Call it a Comeback

Exactly twenty-four years ago to the date, I started my first job out of college with Oracle in Bethesda, MD.  I still vividly remember that day – right down to the part where I descended into the tunnel that passes under Wisconsin Ave. thinking it was the Metro,...