Oracle 11g training, Day #2 – Savepoint!

Ok, second day Oracle 11g training - what have we done today? Basically, two topics were addressed: SECUREFILES and TABLE COMPRESSION SECUREFILES Securefiles is (no not the new black) but the new LOB implementation for Oracle 11g. The old LOB implementation had some drawbacks (although these usually didn't affect SAP installations, given all recommendations had … Continue reading Oracle 11g training, Day #2 – Savepoint!

SAP Support Case “Why is Oracle writing out so many archivelogs in my BI recently?”

Sometimes support messages have to go a rather long way to finally get a solution. The following problem came up in a support message recently and since neither the analysis steps nor the solution were obvious, I decided to make a blog out of it. Ok, so the problem statement was something like this: "Hello … Continue reading SAP Support Case “Why is Oracle writing out so many archivelogs in my BI recently?”