This is where you will find my latest Blog posts in English, where I blog about Oracle,Cassandra,Tech and sometimes other Life experiences
- Oracle SQLcl , The Future of SQL*Plus ! March 06th, 2015
In December of 2014 the team of Oracle SQLDeveloper released a beta version of an Oracle tool called SQLcl, which in a nutshell, is the engine of SQL * Plus that belongs to SQLDeveloper, and the truth since I saw it, I fell in love with this little tool.
- My Road on Becoming an Oracle ACE February 23rd, 2015
If you have been following or reading my blog, I wrote back in May the first part of this road, and thankfully we are now in the second part of this three part road. In early February I received the news that my Oracle community badge had been upgraded from an Oracle ACE Associate to an Oracle ACE and if ... Read more about this post
- Why is RMOUG and presenting in Denver is so important to me February 19th, 2015
For those of you who were not present , the reason is that when I was 9 years old , I used to live in Denver and my dad use to clean ... Read more about this post
- My First IOUG #PlugInToVegas for Collaborate 2015 February 05th, 2015
So today I received an email from @IOUG that my session in this year’s Collaborate ( 556: Architecting your own DBaaS in a Private Cloud with EM12c ) was going to be part of the virtual conference , and even though I have presented several times at Collaborate and have done several webinars, this is the first time that they ... Read more about this post
- What is photography to me? January 03rd, 2015
Today a good friend tagged me in a post regarding how she is going to be reaching for new heights in photography, and in a non-related note ; Last night ,for me, was a rough night, but these 2 things got me thinking into 3 main questions: What is photography to me? What it makes me feel and what I want to ... Read more about this post
- IOUG Cloud SIG Webinar – Oracle Multitenant: The Beating Heart Of DBaaS December 07th, 2014
As you might already know, I am the Web Events Chair for IOUG’s Cloud SIG and we are starting our Webinar series , and you really don’t want to miss hearing how DBaaS and Private Clouds go hand in hand. Also now that I got your attention, I would like you to don’t forget to join the IOUG Cloud Computing and Virtualization SIG for future webinars and educational series.
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- My First Tattoo : La macchina va dove vanno gli occhi December 01st, 2014
It took me a while to decide first to go with it and what was the tattoo going to be about, as I didn’t want it to be ... Read more about this post
- Day of the Dead and its meaning to me November 14th, 2014
Life for most human beings is very similar; We are born, we live , we laugh, we cry , we dance, we hurt , we work, we leisure , we try to define our place on this earth and at the end of it all we die.
This cycle has been repeated for centuries and centuries, no matter which religion or belief we have ... Read more about this post
- MySQL: Troubleshooting an Instance for Beginners October 21st, 2014
So here I am starting on my new website rene-ace.com and hope you enjoy it, and any feedback is welcomed.
So as you may know , my new position involves the MySQL world, so I’m in the task of picking up the language and whereabouts of this DBMS, and my teamate Alkin Tezuysal ( @ask_dba ) has a ... Read more about this post
- OOW14 : What to do and What to See at Open World 2014 September 17th, 2014
It is that time of the year where you can smell it in the air, the leaves are falling, days are getting shorter , the air is getting a bit colder on the Northern hemisphere of the world , and it can only mean one thing, that Open World is just a couple of weeks away.
To those who will be their first time attending , it can be a bit ... Read more about this post
- MySQL : Installing Percona Server 5.6 on RHEL 6.5 September 11th, 2014
Hey I’m back with another adventure in my career, and due to this I will be digging a bit more into the MySQL world.
So to get me initiated on this, I put myself the task of installing Percona Server 5.6, which is a variant of MySQL that tries to maintain all compatibility to Oracle MySQL, but at the same time providing better performance, or so I’ve been told 🙂
So after ... Read more about this post
- Oracle 12cR1: It’s here! Oracle Database In-Memory August 06th, 2014
In the last weeks, it was officially launched the latest version of the Database 12c (220.127.116.11.0), and the peculiarity of this version is the inclusion of a new database technology that implements in memory a new format of columnar data , to deliver extremely fast processing SQL.
Among the first questions that come with this feature of the RDBMS 12c, is if I need to have my entire database in memory, ... Read more about this post
- RMAN 12cR1 : Say goodbye to your backup when dropping your PDB – Part II June 19th, 2014
So my very last entry in my Pythian blog, before I joined Oracle, I talked about what happens if you try to recover a PLUGGABLE DATABASE if you do a DROP PLUGGABLE DATABASE in 12cR1, long story short (Also a joke if you watch South Park), you are not going to be able to restore/recover your database. Now I will dig a bit deeper into why and about ... Read more about this post
- Cloning a DB from a Snapshot of my Physical Standby Database June 11th, 2014
The other day I had a client that when planning his backup solution he wanted to take snapshots of his DG environment and from that clone to his Dev/QA environments. So below is the result of that, which is probably really nothing you have not seen.
Even though I am using the DG broker, for the purpose of this exercise I will do it via the sqlplus interface, but I did ... Read more about this post
- My Road to becoming an Oracle ACE Associate May 30th, 2014
Even though that it has been a couple of months since I received my Oracle ACE Associate award, I hadn’t written about it, so I’m taking the time now.
One the coolest things that Pythian has , is that you get to sit down with the leaders of this company on the first weeks of joining, I wrote about my first week in this blog post , and even ... Read more about this post