I received an email from Packt Publication that they are celebrating the release of their 2000th publication. And to include everyone in this celebration, Packt Publication would be giving an awesome offer to the readers to buy one (any from their catalogue) and get along with it one book, FREE!!!! Now, how cool is that, … [Read more…]
So it’s that time of the year again when the “meeting of the minds” is going to happen and this time, the location is at Hyderabad. Yes, this year, AIOUG is arranging it’s annual conference Sangam there and as like all the previous years, this year also, we are going to have the privilege to … [Read more…]
I have just upgraded my blog to WordPress 3.5.2 and Virtual Box to 4.2.12. Though the Virtual Box website says the current release is 4.2.14 but for me, there is no further upgrade being shown, not sure why. Both the upgrades went fine and things seem to be okay :=). So if you haven’t upgraded … [Read more…]
The OTNYathra got concluded in Delhi, Mumbai , Pune already. I did my presentation at Delhi event and it was a great event and a very good kick off for the tour. Still, the event is going to take place at Hyderabad and Chennai. If you have missed attending it so far, these two places … [Read more…]
The latest release 3.5.1 of WordPress is available for download . You know what to do, don’t you 🙂 . So let the upgrade begiiinnnn!!!
I just upgraded my home lab systems to VirtualBox 4.2.6. You can find the change log here. All my vm’s are working fine so the upgrade went fine I believe. Do check out and happy upgrading!
Just read this post from Justin Kestelyn and its certainly a very very good news. OTN Forums is a place where I am always hanging out and I must say, its the best Oracle related forums available on the planet earth where the best of the best Guru’s, both from Oracle Corp and within Oracle … [Read more…]
After a long wait, finally Oracle’s Enterprise Linux is now certified for 11.2 Database. To be a little precise, its only the UEK(Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel) that’s supported for now. For Red Hat’s RHEL , there is still going to be a further delay of 90 days. But whatever it is, finally its done and all … [Read more…]
I have done couple of book reviews for Packt Publication in the past and so far the experience has been always very good for me. Once again, folks at Packt have contacted me to do a book review for Oracle 11gR2 Performance Tuning cookbook which I have accepted to do. Hopefully, I shall be able … [Read more…]