The discipline of Operational and Architectural Management of Database Systems.

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Is there a way to associate a description with database snapshot?

Is there a way to associate a description with database snapshot? I usually name snapshots using original database name and timestamp: DBName-05-27-2016_1018 I would like to be able to associate a ...
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Managing large database tables, large tables VS seperate databases

In my project I have a system where users sign up and perform daily tasks. Note that I am not a database expert, none the less I am trying to solve a potential issue that may arise. A problem has a ...
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DBCC DBINFO and linked servers [on hold]

I have 2 servers A, B. A has a linked server connection to B. B has a stored procedure that runs DBCC DBINFO WITH TABLERESULTS for a database name passed into it. From server A I can execute the ...
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Postgres - Regroup rows with at least one common attribute

I have the following table : Letter | Figure -------|------- A | 1 B | 1 B | 2 C | 2 C | 3 D | 3 E | 4 I would like to group rows that share ...
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DBCC CHECKDB consistency-based I/O error

Running: DBCC CHECKDB(DatabaseName) with NO_INFOMSGS gives me the following error: Msg 824, Level 24, State 2, Line 1 SQL Server detected a logical consistency-based I/O error: ...
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how can I show all elements [duplicate]

Hey guys I have a probleme at showing all elements informations .. I have a formulaire where i add elements and quantities, then i calculate the total price orderer by the Id. the probleme is that ...
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How big is my oracle database?

I need to determine the total size of an oracle database. Ideas on improving the following query? SELECT 'DataFiles: ' AS TYPE, SUM (bytes / 1024 / 1024) AS MB FROM dba_data_files UNION SELECT ...
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Split databases into groups of roughly equal datasize

I am trying to split all databases from sys.databases into 7 roughly equally sized Groups based on data ROWS size. I want a table that contains every database and these databases are in 7 different ...
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Plan cache behaviour

Can someone please explain me why the following is no getting cached use AdventureWorks2014 go DECLARE @id INT=43865 SELECT sp.[BusinessEntityID] , so.salesorderid FROM sales.salesorderheader so JOIN ...
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Is there a configuration option that lets me limit the percent of a hard drive that Cassandra uses?

I'm doing some testing with a small hard disk and I'd like to basically stop Cassandra in its tracks if a write or compaction or any other service brings that usage of the disk above a certain ...
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Where can I lean database? [closed]

What website can I learn database from? websites like Codeacademy's teaching style ect. tnx for you time.
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PostgreSQL values to unique dictionary

I have table with one billion rows and more than 50 columns. I need to reduce size and speed up queries, backup, exports, etc. Some columns contain f.e. only hundreds of distinct values which are long ...
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Database engine disk access [closed]

Do you know what is the difference between the database engine get rows in a table without and with use of an index in a disk prespective. They way the engine access the table in disk is the same when ...
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PostgreSQL won't allow remote connections

My Postgres installation won't allow me to connect remotely. I set the listen_addresses field in the postgresql.conf to '*' and added the line host all all 0.0.0.0/0 ...
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How to access a SQL Server database from other computer connected to the different workgroup? [on hold]

I want to access my database from my office network to home net work (not in teamviewer). Cqn you kindly help me on this?
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File share Witness or Disk Witness

I have 2 SQLServers at production site Windows Server Failover Cluster and 1 SqlServer at DR site. I will add the DR node to existing windows cluster and configure AOAG. So for this should I go for ...
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Open .mdf and .ldf files in Microsoft SQL Server without attach [closed]

I want to open .mdf and .ldf files in Microsoft SQL Server without attach. Are the following steps correct? Add new database with MYDBNAME name. Copy the files MYDBNAME.mdf / MYDBNAME_log.ldf to ...
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When do MySQL DBA need root access

For a MySQL DBA, what operations require root access. I know that we need to be root for installation, starting and stopping services. With DBA’s not having root access, is there a way to perform ...
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How to, efficiently, search through many sql dump files of really big size

We have an ads website that the uncompressed(plain .sql file) size of the database is about 30gb. Until now when a user was deleting his classified the classified was completely getting wiped out from ...
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MongoDB vs RDBMS DBA duties

What are the differences between the daily tasks/duties of a Mongo DBA compared to a RDBMS DBA? For example, some sites claim that a MongoDB DBA would not require to do data modelling or designing ...
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Log Backup in AlwaysOn

In our current process, log backup is done by log shipping backup job. Is there any need to configure backup job for transaction log in next AlwaysOn environment ? (If we must configure backup, we ...
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What's the point of Doctrine2 ArrayCollections in OneToMany assotiations? [migrated]

I'm new on Doctrine2 and I'm trying to understand what's the goal of having an ArrayCollection on the inverse side of a OneToMany assotiation. Let's say I have two entities, User and Comment, that ...
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error while creating user with a default tablespace

I am new to Oracle 12 and I don't know how to work with Container Databases (CDB) and Pluggable Databases (PDB). In Oracle Database 12c I created a database with the dbca and I created a tablespace ...
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In what circumstances I am more likely to benefit from auto update stats async on?

I update statistics on a weekly basis using Ola Hallengren's solution. Based on the article below, I am considering enabling the Auto Stats Async and turning on trace flag 2371. Databases With ...
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What database name should I use to connect Tomcat with my database

I have a dump file in Oracle and I should use Oracle 12c. I installed it, created a database and imported the dump into a tablespace, but I can't connect it with my application on Tomcat. I'm lost ...
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ORACLE12 - Connect Via SqlPlus

I have a local installation of Oracle Before i can connect directly via SqlPlus but now when i try to connect i have this error : ERROR: ORA-01034: ORACLE not available ORA-27101: shared ...
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FATAL INS-32012 Unable to create directory - Oracle 12c client installation

I am installing oracle client as Administrator in my Linux machine as a silent mode, I faced issue like this [FATAL] [INS-32012] Unable to create directory: /u01/app/12.1.0.2/admclient64. I don't ...
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Postgresql maintainenace queries fail with foreignkey violation

I maintain a Django app with a postgresql backend, where users post interesting URLs (links) and then either leave replies under these or upvote/downvote them. All this is done via 4 postgresql tables ...
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Database convert character_set_server latin1 to utf8

I am writing about a problem on the character encoding that i have on my site with Magento. In practice, the special characters do not take utf8 and gives me the classic non-coded characters: Ã. ...
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Materialized Views and Indexes

Is there any way to force PostgreSQL to use an index that I created on a materialized view table? I tried every combination possible of moving the column attributes around to make Postgres to use my ...
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Data transferring

Is there any practices to transfer data from two databases that have different structure of table ? For example : old system : table [folder] with col: FolderId, name, age, sexe, date, orders New ...
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Exclude databases from automatic full backup [closed]

I have 10 databases on my SQL Server. We do an Automatic Full Backup every day at 00.00. The issue is there are two databases out of the 10 that should not be backed up as these databases are ...
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Sanity Test on Oracle Upgrade Database

My oracle sever has been upgraded from Oracle 10g to 12c. DBA has created a box for that now my question is how developers will perform testing on that.. Can anyone provide me the sanity or unit ...
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Oracle database in maintenance mode without patch

I could not enable maintenance mode in oracle database without patch Also I don't have patch(Since I don't have Support Identifier). @$AD_TOP/patch/115/sql/adsetmmd.sql ENABLE SP2-0310: unable to ...
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SQL Server Job does not execute when scheduled, but does execute manually, how do I get it to run as scheduled? [duplicate]

I am running SQL Server 2014 SP 1 CU 5. The job did work in the past. The schedule is enabled. The account it is running under is an ADS account which has sysadmin rights and has delete rights to the ...
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Cannot Start MongoDB

I cannot start MongoDB on Debian(Jessie 8.4 Stable). I generated the keyfile and added the path to the key file to the configuration and uncommented the "auth=true" but when I try to start the service ...
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Dedicated SQL instance vs multiple database same server instance

Looking for best practice advice for a sprawling network. I inherited a bunch of SQL servers. The practice has been to just stand up a new VM instance any time a database was needed or add a new SQL ...
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Importing Oracle12c database

i am using Oracle 12c in debian Jessie i want to import an old database exported with expdp on oracle 12c when i try to launch the commande 'impdp' i got those errors : 'ORA-39002: invalid operation' ...
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what prerequisite are required to become a DBA?not overview but to the depth of course [duplicate]

what prerequisite are required to become a DBA?not overview but to the depth of course if any online link is there to learn or course to become DBA then let me know
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Call to default values (MySQL) in a procedure

For the sake of an experiment, we're working with the following procedure (same DB, multiple tables): delimiter // CREATE PROCEDURE mysql.insertTables (_first_name varchar(30), _last_name ...
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How can I remove 'Using temporary ' and speed up my query

Hi I was working for hours to speed up this query using indexes, but its useless.. im tyring to optimize by eliminating 'Using temporary' and using only indexes. I wonder if there is another ...
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Error ORA-12547: TNS:lost contact

I installed Oracle12c Database in my server i run SQLPLUS with the command 'sqlplus /nolog' and when i type 'conn sys /as sysdba' i got this error ORA-12547: TNS:lost contact Can you help me ...
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Diagnosing why postgresql query is going in a seemingly endless processing loop

I maintain a social forum built with Django and postgresql 9.3.10. There's a maintenance query I run via psql, to clean up my postgresql table. It goes like this: begin; DELETE FROM links_seen WHERE ...
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Count of range on datetime in MySql

I want to group table entries for each userId only if they are consecutive entries in the table. I have a table like this. id userId transactionTime 1 1 2016-04-13 22:15:44 2 1 ...
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don't understand atquery command script [migrated]

I'm using a big-data database. in one of it's tutorial it has recommended me to use below bash scripts if order to running queries: #!/bin/sh # this will launch the real atquery program with the ...
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Best fill factor for GUID clustering key

We have a database that uses GUIDs for most of their columns in a data (non sequential). Does anyone have any best recommendations for fill factors on a GUID database in an hgih insert/update ...
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I'm a beginner, studying Data modelling as part of my course. I'm having trouble understanding Normalisation. How can i improve?

It was difficult to frame the title given the word limit, so apologies for that. Currently I'm studying DBA and Data modelling as a part of my ICT Apprenticeship course in a Web Development team. I'm ...
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RDS MySQL memory usage question

I have an instance of RDS of MySQL 5.7.10 I am on a package: db.t2.micro which grants me 1vCPU and 1Gib of memory. I am using Monitoring window to monitor the CPU/Memory usage. I do not understand ...
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Remedying psycopg2:OperationalError in postgresql 9.3.10 database

I have a Django app + postgresql 9.3 DB, hosted on Ubuntu VM. Recently my VM ran out of disk space, resulting in no space left on device errors showing up in my logs. I cleared the space on the device ...
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Error launching sqlplus

I try to run sqlplus on my server with the command sqlplus /as sysdba and I got this error sqlplus: error while loading shared libraries: ...