Category Archives : Features


Delayed Durability log flush

SQL Server 2014 – Delayed Durability

Pop quiz: What does ACID stand for? That should be a pretty easy question for database professionals: Atomicity Consistency Isolation Durability It’s that last property, durability, that I want to talk about today. Durability guarantees that, when a transaction is committed, it stays committed. The changes made by that transaction are permanent, even in the […]


oracle_12C_database_architecture

NEOOUG meeting – Oracle 12c

Last week I attended the Northeast Ohio Oracle Users Group’s (NEOOUG) first meeting of 2013.  The main topic of the day was the upcoming release of Oracle 12c.  The “c” stands for “cloud”, and the focus is on making private cloud environments easier to deploy and manage. Pluggable Databases Up til now in Oracle, every […]