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20 Oct 2017
Zero downtime. Zero stress. Discover SharePlex data replication.
(Please visit the site to view this video) Got a database migration in your future? Then you’ve got to see this video. You’ll learn how SharePlex® supports nearly any database platform, helping you migrate to new technologies – without the fear of downtime or data loss. And SharePlex doesn’t stop there. You can use SharePlex data replication for everything from offloading reporting for...
19 Oct 2017
Don’t Be Like the Titanic! SharePlex Can Save You!
We all know the story of the Titanic and its sinking. Everyone thought it was unsinkable and with that mindset, there were never any thoughts on making sure there were enough life boats. Even after it hit the iceberg, many of the passengers refused to believe that is was actually going to sink until it was too late. Don’t be like the designers who designed Titanic. It had the very best of everything, but this...
18 Oct 2017
Customer Question: Setting Up ASM Monitoring with Foglight for Oracle
Recently, I spoke with a customer who's using Foglight for Oracle to monitor their RAC instance. They were able to successfully monitor the instance, but then asked "Why don't I see any data in the ASM tab?". I think this is a great question and I thought it might be helpful to quickly talk about ASM monitoring with Foglight for Oracle. When the Oracle cartridge is enabled, you see tabs that allow...
18 Oct 2017
Quick Tip - Investigating the Past with SQL Performance Investigator
This is something I always cover in "tips and tricks" sessions with my customers. It's an easily overlooked "extra click" that can lead to a bit of frustration, but I'm here to let you in on it. Within the Foglight UI, you can select your time range with the pulldown (1). You can either pick a pre-defined sliding timeline, or use a calendar with from/to date and times. Don't worry about...
17 Oct 2017
Your Seattle Survival Guide: where to go, who to see
How great is Seattle? You’ve got some of the best coffee in the world, breathtaking views from the Washington State ferries, Safeco Field, Mount Rainier National Park, Capitol Cider and, of course, Pike Place. But once you’ve savored a rich cup of Joe at La Marzocco and nearly gotten knocked out by a 20-pound halibut sailing through the air at the fish market, you may be wondering what to do next. Come...