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Oracle to SQL Server: Crossing the Great Divide, Part 1

When a SQL expert moves from Oracle to SQL Server, he can spot obvious strengths and weaknesses in the product that are too familiar to be apparent to the SQL Server DBA. Jonathan Lewis is one such expert: In this article he records his train of thought whilst investigating the mechanics of the SQL Server database engine. The result makes interesting reading.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2010/05/10 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: oracle
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SQL Server Management Features vs Oracle Database Management Features

The usefulness and utility of the SQL Server Agent cannot be overstated. Oracle Database supports the automatic starting of an instance, so whatever is associated with the Oracle instance can also be started along with the instance. The same holds true with the SQL Server instance and its agent service.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2010/05/06 | Source: Database Journal | Category: management
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A High Level Comparison Between Oracle and SQL Server - Part IV

The concluding part of the Oracle / SQL Server comparison looks at error logging, security, installation and finally querying the databases.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2010/04/02 | Source: SQL Server Performance | Category: oracle
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A High Level Comparison Between Oracle and SQL Server - Part III

Part III of the Oracle / SQL Server comparison looks at the configuration options for each database, their storage options as well as the startup and shutdown procedures.   Read more...
By Additional Articles 2010/03/30 | Source: SQL Server Performance | Category: sql server
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A High Level Comparison Between Oracle and SQL Server - Part II

Part II or the Oracle / SQL Server comparison dives deeper into databases by exploring the architectural differences.   Read more...
By Additional Articles 2010/03/26 | Source: SQL Server Performance | Category: sql server
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A High Level Comparison Between Oracle and SQL Server

Part I of the Oracle / SQL Server comparison looks at the various editions of each database and their structure.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2010/03/25 | Source: SQL Server Performance | Category: oracle
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Querying Oracle from Powershell Part 1

In this two part blog post we will demonstrate how to query an Oracle database from Powershell. Before we can...  Read more...
By Chad Miller 2010/03/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Querying Oracle from Powershell Part 2

In part one we installed and configured the Oracle client software, in this post we will query an Oracle database...  Read more...
By Chad Miller 2010/03/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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Oracle: Overhaul or Overkill?

Vendor-specific hardware might make Oracle less painful to use in the future, so Chris Massey considers whether Microsoft should consider providing a more tailored and complete product with SQL Server. The verdict? "Not necessary".  Read more...
By Chris Massey 2010/02/22 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Did Oracle buy MySQL by accident?

The wording of the statement about MySQL that came out from Oracle after the merger was downbeat. The implication was "Oh no! Another Blooming Database to deal with". But surely they don't plan to just let it drift?  Read more...
By Tony Davis 2009/08/17 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: editorial
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Oracle for the SQL Server Guy - Instances and Databases

Many DBAs need to work with multiple platforms. New author Jagan Kumar brings us an article that helps to explain Oracle's architecture for those people used to working with SQL Server.  Read more...
By Jagan Kumar 2009/07/02 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: sql server
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Connecting Oracle BI Publisher to SQL Server

One of the main features of Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher (BIP) is its ability to connect to pretty much every major RDBMS on the market. Steve Callan shares the little documented steps of how to establish a connection to SQL Server.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2009/03/30 | Source: Database Journal | Category: business intelligence
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White Paper: SQL Server 2008 Compared to Oracle Database 11g

Microsoft SQL Server has steadily gained ground on other database systems and now surpasses the competition in terms of performance, scalability, security, developer productivity, business intelligence (BI), and compatibility with the 2007 Microsoft Office System. It achieves this at a considerably lower cost than does Oracle Database 11g.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2008/06/19 | Source: Microsoft MSDN | Category: sql server 2008
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