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    • 27 Feb 2017

    Use SharePlex to Replicate Oracle Data to Amazon RDS

    In a previous blog we introduced you to SharePlex 8.6.6, which is certified to replicate data to Amazon and Azure Cloud Databases . In this blog, we’ll show you how easy it is to set up replication from an Oracle database , either on-...
    • 24 Feb 2017

    Change Auditor - Audit Event List with Searching and Sorting Options in Excel

    I've been asked many times for a list of events Change Auditor can produce for all modules so I thought it would be a good idea to share the list I have produced in Excel and also explain how you can create your own. Before I get into the details, keep in mind each Change Auditor module has its own PDF with a list of events. The PDF can be found in the Change Auditor documentation. If all you need is a list of events...
    • 21 Feb 2017

    The Future of Business Intelligence

    Business intelligence (BI) has long been associated with applications: dashboards and user tools for viewing and interacting with reports, and analyst tools for querying databases, analyzing, and modeling the results. Today a large number of these tools and software are designed to make it easier to visualize data and digest insights from it, both proprietary and open source. In many industries, the role and act of...
    • 21 Feb 2017

    Two additional free powerful Toad Data Point tools available to use

    In this blog, I would like to focus on an article that Toad Data Point Product Manager, Julie Hyman, shared within the Toad World community. These two tools are the Toad Intelligence Central Community Edition and the Toad Data Point Viewer . Many users may not be aware that these tools are readily available to use and they are free. Yes, absolutely free! Centrally Publish and Share Your Work with Toad Intelligence...
    • 20 Feb 2017

    The Importance of Performance Benchmarking to Decrease Op Ex

    Throughout my career I have conversed with many IT leaders that have adopted the practice of measuring the performance of their technology assets by monitoring key performance indicators (or KPIs). Most of them will tell you that there needs to be some standard against which KPIs are measured and compared. The process of comparing a set of key performance metrics against some kind of objective standard is a form of benchmarking...