Tag Archives: Enkitec

A Big Day at Enkitec

The #enkitecworlddomination bus has a few new stops on the tour… Today was a pretty big day at Enkitec – one that probably comes as a shock to many people.  In case you haven’t heard, Enkitec has been acquired by Accenture, which still sounds a little weird, to be honest.  I’ve pretty much spent my entire career […]

Database Shutdown With crsctl

I noticed something for the first time tonight when I was playing around in the Enkitec lab – something that I have been doing wrong for a while.  When working in the lab, I often rely on the crsctl command to shut down the entire cluster stack for me.  It’s really easy to use “crsctl […]

Looking Back on 60+ Exadata Implementations

After seeing this press release, I couldn’t help but think back on the last year and a half that I’ve been working on Exadata, and all of the interesting projects and implementations we’ve worked on.  When you think about the number of Exadata systems that are out there (Oracle claims over 1,000), and we at […]