- from the docs "Data Guard provides a comprehensive set of services that create, maintain, manage, and monitor one or more standby databases":
Why doesn't the Oracle optimizer use my index?
Querying too much data
Most Oracle developers know that an index is useful when you can use it to restrict your result set to a small number of the total rows in a table.
So, the obvious side…
How to Unravel a Tricky Query
If you browse through the Oracle zones or any of the other database-related zones you'll come across some complicated solutions and sometimes you'll just have to wonder how anyone came up with them. …
This video shows, step by step, how to configure Oracle Heterogeneous Services via the Generic Gateway Agent in order to make a connection from an Oracle session and access a remote SQL Server database table.
Using examples as well as descriptions, step through each of the common simple join types, explaining differences in syntax, differences in expected outputs and showing how the queries run along with the actual outputs based upon a simple set of dem…