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Book Review: Expert Oracle RAC 12c

As you know, the Oracle Database with the Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) option allows running multiple database instances on different servers in the cluster against a shared set of data files, also known as the database. The database spans multiple hardware systems and yet appears as a single unified database to the application. This enables the utilization of commodity hardware to reduce total cost of ownership and to provide a scalable computing environment that supports various application workloads. Oracle RAC is Oracle’s premier shared disk database clustering technology. I finished review of the book about Oracle RAC technology - "Expert Oracle RAC 12c" by authors Syed Jaffar Hussain (Oracle ACED, DBA of the Year for 2011), Tariq Farooq (Oracle ACED), Riyaj Shamsudeen (Oracle ACED, Member of OakTable Network) and Kai Yu (Oracle ACED, Technologist of the Year for 2012)  published by APRESS.  The book "Expert Oracle RAC 12c" is covered e

IEEE Day 2013 - Best 10 New Feature of Oracle Database 12c

Yesterday, I attended Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers   IEEE  Day 2013 Baku, Azerbaijan conference at Qafqaz University. IEEE Day 2013 is important anniversary that engineers worldwide celebrate the first time when IEEE members gathered to share their technical ideas in 1884. It is fourth celebration worldwide and first in Azerbaijan take placed at the Qafqaz University in Baku. While the world benefits from what’s new, IEEE is focused on what’s next. Thus, this year the theme of IEEE Day have been "Leveraging Technology for a Better Tomorrow". These are full-day hands-on technical seminars on a wide range of Technology topics for IT Professionals and Students to help them become Technologically Updated. All speakers are high level certified IT and technical professionals with rich experience of applying their knowledge in corporations and businesses. Speakers Technical Sessions: Database Administration & Development Ne