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Oracle 12c: DB Express – Sneak Peek

The new Database Express or DB Express database utility is different from the former DB Console. It is based on flash and “built-in” the database. To give you a small overview (sneak peek) into this great new tool for, for example, database performance tuning, hereby some pictures to create some appetite. I created some have …

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Oracle 12c: Getting Started with DB Express

Oracle DB Express is the new replacement for Oracle DB Console in the Oracle 12c database. Here are some first steps to get started. Oracle DB Express makes use of what is called the “XDB Protocol Server”, which among others supports the Oracle APEX standalone PL/SQL Gateway. For people who are unknown still how to …

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Oracle 12c: Oracle XMLDB is now Mandatory!

Is this one of my highlights? No not really, but it is a remarkable one. Oracle XMLDB functionality is now mandatory and can not be uninstalled. As mentioned in the new feature section of the Oracle XMLDB Developers Guide for Oracle 12c: Oracle XML DB is now a mandatory component of Oracle Database. You cannot …

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OOW 2012 – The yearly AMIS Review from Oracle Open World and JavaOne

Yesterday (16th October), 10 days of the end of the yearly Oracle show in San Francisco, AMIS organized its ‘Review from Oracle Open World 2012′ session with an overview of news, trends, announcements, special finds and interesting rumors . This session was ‘sold out’ (even though it was free). For close to 4 hours, the …

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OOW 2012 – It will be a great Conference…

For me it all started out very stressful. I overslept yesterday, or the day before, and noticed that it already was 08.25 AM. My flight would leave at 09.50, so the rush to the airport was very painful. Seriously hope I won’t have too many speeding tickets in my attempt to checkin somehow anyway on …

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