I have access application which needs to connect to an Oracle database using ODBC. What is the best and most secure method of connecting to the database with 'Read Only' rights? The application will run on multiple computers if that makes any difference. The reason I need Read Only access is to satisfy J-sox requirements.
Have you ever had to make fundamental changes to a table in Oracle, but haven't been able to get any downtime? I'm talking things like:
* Dropping columns
* Shrinking allocated space
* Removing chained blocks and restoring the PCTFREE
In several of the companies I have worked for, I noticed that corporate reporting is off loaded from the production database and done mainly on a clone database which needs to be kept up to date daily by various means, be it a logical…
This video shows setup options and the basic steps and syntax for duplicating (cloning) a database from one instance to another. Examples are given for duplicating to the same machine and to different machines