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Tech Brief

Effectively Managing Oracle Standard Edition Databases with Toad DBA Suite for Oracle

In this informative tech brief, Dell database expert John Pocknell reveals how you can realize significant cost savings by migrating less critical production, development, and test databases from Oracle Enterprise Edition to Standard Edition or Standard Edition One. However, there are important database management capabilities that Oracle only provides in its Enterprise Edition, leaving a significant gap.

John explains how Toad DBA Suite for Oracle can help by offering an extremely powerful and low-cost solution for companies looking to “downsize” some of their databases from Oracle Enterprise Edition — even when using RAC.

This paper explores how Toad delivers critical functionality in four key areas: 

  • Database management 
  • DBA productivity
  • Performance management
  • Change management