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Czar Of Bad Systems

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After spending $200 on approvals and other bureaucracy to send a t-shirt to someone (acrophyal?), HootSuite CEO appoints a “Czar of Bad Systems”, Czar Noel,...

Big Numbers

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Source: Big Numbers The easiest way to start a flamewar….

Determining Oracle Materialized View usage

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We have some materialized views but are not sure they’re being used after index and schema changes were made to improve performance. Enable auditing: AUDIT...

Creating a new developer box

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I was issued a new laptop, HP 840 G1, so needed to set up a proper development environment. The first time I set it up I manually downloaded and installed m...