This question comes up very often: What is the minimum supported version for database upgrades? Or a question I received today: “I have an Oracle 10.2.0.4 database, can I upgrade directly to Oracle 184.108.40.206?”
Usually I have to dig into my old slides from the past to give a definite answer.… [Read More]
Premier Support for Oracle Database 11.2 has ended 4 weeks ago at 31-January-2015.
I think most Oracle DBAs are aware of it. And I have stressed the topic about the need to upgrade to Oracle Database 220.127.116.11 a lot in the past months via the blog, in workshops and in discussions and customer meetings.… [Read More]
Yesterday one of my colleagues, well known Data Guard Guru Larry “Murphy” Carpenter, sent out an internal email with links to older and recent Oracle Database Documentation. Reason why you should use the below links: Some sites in the www have stored copies of the doc – but some may represent not the most recent state or may not be complete.… [Read More]