DOUG Training Day Adds Jackie McIlvoy

DOUG Training Day Adds Jackie McIlvoy

APEX fans in Dallas will need no introduction to Jackie McIlvoy. Over the past 13 years, Jackie has been an enthusiastic evangelist for Application Express, an active Oracle ACE in the APEX community, and a key product developer behind APEX Office Print. So, we are...
Intro to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and APEX

Intro to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and APEX

Attached are slides from the February 28th session with Christoph Ruepprich. Intro to OCI and APEX DOUGDownload Introduction to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure What is the Oracle cloud all about? For those who have not had thechance to meddle with Oracle’s latest cloud...
Back to Basics: The Art of Conversation

Back to Basics: The Art of Conversation

Written by Patrick Donlin   Introduction In a digital age, social and business networking sites, job boards, tweeting, blogging etc., provide untold volumes of information that must be sifted, sorted and assessed before becoming usable in a meaningful way. ...
Collections in PL/SQL: An Introduction

Collections in PL/SQL: An Introduction

Written by Bob Watkins, Managing Partner of B. Watkins Collections are an essential tool in PL/SQL programming. In this article, we’ll take a look at what collections are, why they’re important, and how to declare and use them. What are collections?...

Data Guard for Dummies

Written by Charles Kim,  Oracle ACE and an Oracle Certified DBA Data Guard provides a simple solution to protect your data.  Data Guard maintains standby databases as transactionally consistent copies of the production database. These standby databases can be located...
Holiday Xmas Wishes

Holiday Xmas Wishes

Written by Mary Elizabeth McNeely, DOUG President An Oracle Christmas Song Sung to the tune of “The Twelve Days of Christmas” On the first day of Christmas, My true love sent to me An index that’s a b-tree. On the second day of Christmas, My true...