Tag Archives: ODA

Upgrading the Oracle Database Appliance to Version

As you may have guessed, applying patches on the Oracle Database Appliance can be a little bit different from your standard Oracle environment.  Oracle releases a software version that covers all aspects of the ODA – firmware, operating system, and Oracle software stack (grid infrastructure, rdbms).  Versions are numbered like this (image courtesy MOS note… Read More »

Speaking at Miracle Open World 2012

I’ve been invited to speak at Miracle Open World 2012 in Billund, Denmark!  My topic will be “Oracle Database Appliance Internals,” which I’ll try to make fun and exciting.  I’m definitely looking forward to the experience, and it’ll be great to spend time with the other speakers and attendees.  My session is currently scheduled for Thursday… Read More »