The discipline of Operational and Architectural Management of Database Systems.

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Best Admin Tool for Postgres [on hold]

can anyone tell me best the open source tool for postgres 9.4. Right now i am using pgadmin3. please suggest me if any other best tool is there for both developer level and admin level. Note : Tool ...
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Datastage connector error

This is a related with IBM datastage 9.1, when I try to test oracle connector. Show error massage like as a below "Error loading connector library ccora11g.dll %1 is not valid win32 application", PLs ...
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what are the prerequisite for installing oracle 11gr2

I have windows 2008 R2 sever and I want install oracle 11gr2 on this server. So any one tell me what are the prerequisite tools for install oracle 11gr2 like as a jdk and ect...
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Design of user database and basic authentication process [closed]

I want to know if somebody can give me very briefly information describing the design of a user database and the basic authentication process please? Thank you
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How to export Oracle database without data

I want export my Oracle database with its structure such as tables, schema, users, tablespaces, datafiles and everything but without the contained data.
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Chicken and egg problem with JOIN tables and memberships

So I'm having a problem where users are able to access certain models that depend on a join model that doesn't exist at the time of the access. Quick overview of the use case: Basic school ...
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PostgreSQL Streaming Replication Tools - Windows

Is there any clusterware available for PostgreSQL clusters running on Windows OS? I'm specifically interested in automatic failover and STONITH functionality. I've done a fairly extensive Google ...
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I want to become dba [closed]

My name is Arsineh, I wanted some information about database administration. First of all is this right that database administration is dying, and there is no request for database administrators? my ...
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SQL Server 2008 R2 : LDF file size not increasing

I am using SQL Server 2008 R2. I have a table statDB of 100 GB in primary filegroup. I have created a secondary filegroup in same database (Lab1) and created a table copyStatDB. Now I start copy ...
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Historical dbcc checkdb results

Is there a better way of accessing historical dbcc checkdb result history (if output logging was not used at runtime) than xp_readErrorLog? EXEC xp_readErrorLog {0-20}, 1, N'CHECKDB'; SQL Server ...
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Best practice for when the ideal number of columns is unknown

I'm currently making a MySQL database to list products for an e-commerce site. Each product will have several sizes available which will each have their own dimensions and measurements (e.g. length, ...
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Login in pluggable database as user

I have created a common user in Oracle and the pluggable database name is pdborcl. I am able to login as sysdba with the common userid and password but not able to login as a normal user. Can anyone ...
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Need a way to prevent log shipping from kicking users out

We have SQL Server 2012. A service we use requires us to use log shipping, however we are tired of having users being kicked offline every 15 minutes. Are there any creative ways to get around this ...
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MySQL NDBcluster 7.3 limitation on Table Joining in a single SQL statement

I am a novice user of Mysql database and recently my company is evaluating MySQL Cluster for its shared nothing architecture and synchronised replication. However my colleagues informed me that the ...
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What is the difference between Used and Allocated space?

I am learning Database operations and I have found a couple of resources online that have given me a loose understanding, but I still couldn't explain the difference myself. Explain like I am five ...
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should we keep the log file or the data file on the fastest drive?

SSD = solid state drive We have a specific question about tempDB performance on server CRM01 (Marketing CRM server - running large queries): On CRM01, tempDB data and log files reside on the solid ...
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Fill the 5th table with 3 other tables data in LibreOffice

I have 5 tables primary key foreign key felh(felh_id, felh_nev) gepek(gepid, felh_id, gep_nev) lic(lic_id, lic_k, lic_l, lic_db, gep_id) pr(pr_id, pr_n, pr_vr, lic_id) haszn(haszn_id, gep_id, pr_id, ...
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Datetime to string in pentaho DI

I have a date value in the text file and Pentaho identify it as a date format like this, '2015-06-30 00:00:02'. I want to get string output to new field like this , '20150630'. Ho can I do this in ...
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Oracle OEM provisioning and patching

What is meant by Oracle provisioning and patching?, how can we do RAC cluster upgrades and patching using this in OEM ?
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Troubleshooting Memory-Pressure on SQL Server with 80+Gb RAM

I have a SQL Server cluster with 80+Gb of RAM and multiple production enterprise databases and applications running. We are encountering memory-pressure errors and are trying to troubleshoot what's ...
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Upgrade to SQL Server 2012 [closed]

We are currently running SQL Server 2008 Standard edition, 4 processors / 16-core and 32 GB RAM. In the last 3 months number of requests per week raised from 11.1 millions to 72.1 million and the ...
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Multiple datasets from multiple applications [closed]

I have been working with different application such as STATA, SPSS, Excel and R for data analyses of health population. Because each program has different features that I need, I'm looking for advice ...
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Unable to change database owner to a user that is already mapped as user

I ran into this problem. Trying to change a database owner to ; however, I get the following error message when doing so: The proposed new database owner is already a user in the database Now I ...
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Migrating Oracle 9i database to MySql database on a different Windows Server

I need to migrate my Oracle 9i database with all its tables from windows server 2003 to MySql on another Windows Server 2012. The oracle database is connected to Visual Studio web project. I have ...
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Problem I need to Insert Data every 5 minutes, not working [migrated]

Sorry for being such a Nubb This script is to insert Meteorological data from a weather station. The data comes from this text file online http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/data/realtime2/IMGP4.txt The ...
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All actions denied on MS SQL Server on Go Daddy Hosting

i have a website hosted on GoDaddy and I need to create a database for it. So headed to the Databases section and created a MS SQL Database then on my local pc I tried to access the database via SQL ...
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Multi Source replication on single slave having multiple instances MySQL

i had 1 instance of mysql 5.6 on one server A (Slave S) 1 Mysql installed on server B ( Master M1) 1 MySql installed on server C ( Master M2 ) At Slave end : I have created one more instance by ...
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`chown -R` equivalent for PostgreSQL

We occasionally have the problem that, when upgrading some software and database, inexperienced (or overworked, not excluding myself) sysadmins (we don’t have separate DBAs except for Oracle) run the ...
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Understanding the usage of version store in tempdb

We are trying to analyze the growth of tempdb on one of our SQL server 2005 Ent SP4. I know tempdb would need the space depending upon the transactions, and how queries are designed to use it. We ...
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Root Remove Remote % host. My SQL

So i accidentally made it so root can be accessed anywhere remotely how do i revoke the % privilege. Using mysql. +-----------+ | host | +-----------+ | % | | 127.0.0.1 | | ::1 | | ...
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SQL Server 2012 - How to Remove Partition on Publisher but not Subscriber?

Is it possible to setup partitioning on a SQL Server 2012 publisher table, so that older data can be removed without affecting the same table on a subscriber table? Table exists on Database A (SQL ...
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Accidentally change database name (SQL Server 2008)

It didn't happen to me YET. But I was thinking about this. I was messing around with my training environment, and by mistake I clicked in the database name, and then I touched the letter A. Let's ...
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Auto incrementing a column based on another

I have an application which generates invoice_id's. These id's need to be unique. The issue is that a client can have more than one invoice depending on what plan they are on. It could be 2, 3 or 4. ...
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Looking for application which will provide to determine project database growth and cost per day or month

I am using SQL Server 2008 for product development Currently application is live with 20 users now if I want to check how my database is growing and how much it will grow in month or year projection ...
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Real time reporting on Mongo

I have my transactional data store as MongoDB cluster on which I need to setup real time reporting(may be a lag of 2 hours will suffice) Data size - 300GB with 20,000,000 rows and 40 columns and ...
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Listener.ora Location

What is the location of the Listener.Ora file in Windows OS? I need to edit that file and I am not able to locate where it is.
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Linked Server vs. Ad Hoc (OpenRowset / OpenDatasource) Distributed Queries

I have an application which needs to grab data from different clients' databases that reside at the client's location. So alongside their normal details such as company name, address etc, I also store ...
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Sql Server Service Pack Update Notifications

Is there any option in Sql Server to enable notifications from Microsoft in a way that it sends us emails every time a new service pack is released? I have multiple servers with different versions of ...
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Managing logs generated by user

I am developing a web app for my client and there is a section which displays the changes made in the application by any of the user. This section is known as log.It basically stores and displays the ...
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With LocalAdmin become sysadmin SQL Server

I am a local Admin on my machine. Same old thing, my account wasnt added when SQL Server was installed, and I don't want to have to reinstall SQL Server. I went through this blog and it worked until ...
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'Use <database> ' statement not executing T-SQL

Okay, this seems funny for a simple script: but I really need this small piece to execute well. DECLARE @dbName NVARCHAR(50) SET @dbName = 'rx_lab' DECLARE @SQL02 NVARCHAR(MAX) SET @SQL02 = 'USE ['+ ...
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Create Database and LCK_M_S

We are experiencing issues when creating a database in the SSMS GUI in that sometimes it times out complaining that it could not get an exclusive lock on the Model database. Other times the database ...
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Partially contained databases and Windows Logins - best practices?

In versions of SQL Server prior to 2012, in order for anyone to log in to a database using Windows credentials, you first had to create a server-level login, them map that login to a user for each ...
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Feasibility of Automated and Continuous Performance Tuning in the future [closed]

First a quick background: I'm a software developer, not a DBA and have been developing for more than 10 years. Recently I had to optimize a stored procedure and had to run execution plans, ...
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Column based replication in mysql 5.6

I want to do column based replication which means: In my server, I have table T1 in which columns are A, B, C, D, E I want to replicate this table on different server in mysql 5.6 only, but with ...
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String to timestamp in datastage 9.1.2

Apologies for asking a question that I suppose is very basic. I'm just starting out with Streams. I'm trying to read a sequential files containing a timestamp field and a value field, like this: ...
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Data compression within Internal Tables in SQL server 2008R2

We are doing downgrade from enterprise to standard for couple of servers which are not using any enterprise features: For one of our TFS(Team foundation server) database TFS_resx, when we ran ...
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Accessing database from a number of servers

I have a few servers that access a database, and I was wondering what is the best way to handle access to the database. Is it secure that each server will be able to access the database, or should I ...
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Unable to start the services of SQL server after Downgrading from Enterprise to Standard

We are performing the downgrade activity from SQL server 2008 R2 Enterprise to Standard. After the uninstall and re-install the standard version, (once the saved system databases were copied to the ...
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Attaching Database Incorrect name in sys.master_files

I have been moving some databases from SQL 2008 to SQL 2012 using detach and attach method. I correctly map up all the files and the physical and logical names appear correctly in the properties of ...