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Installing SQL*Developer on Debian Based Distributions

Oracle provide a free tool SQL*Developer that I rather like. Recently it has had a significant update to version 4 which is available as a beta/early adopter release at this link. The only slight difficulty is that unlike previous releases there is no zip or tarball of the installation. In my case I run Ubuntu […]

Job Posting

A job vacancy for an experienced Oracle Database administrator has opened up at our offices in NYC.  The full job ad with details on how to apply is at http://www.dice.com/job/result/wallsond/201309?src=19 . We’re looking for an experienced DBA to work in a small global team providing 24/7 operational support for a reasonably large number of databases ranging in size […]