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Identify and Eliminate Problems in your Oracle DB

Oracle DB platforms with heavily fragmented data can waste space and result in moderate to severe performance implications. As a result of slower processes, you could be missing out on valuable insights and your IT team could be wasting hours on insignificant data management responsibilities. 

Gain expert tips and tricks for boosting the performance of your Oracle DB by giving us your feedback on DB management trends at your organization. Receive unlimited access to two new Oracle performance expert e-guides, Oracle In-Memory DB Options: Step Up Performance, and Identify and Eliminate Problems in Your Oracle DB

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