Database Performance Management Reports

RedBook: Oracle to DB2 Conversion Guide - Compatibility Made Easy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: New IBM DB2 features make compatibility easy. In this guide, you’ll learn about native support for PL/SQL, new data types, scalar functions, improved concurrency, built-in packages, OCI, SQL*Plus, data movement tools, best practices and more—all designed to improve your ability to run applications on both DB2 and Oracle platforms
Posted: 01 Sep 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

IBM

How mission-critical database workloads perform when virtualized with Intel® Xeon® processor 7500 series-based servers and VMware® vSphere™
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
TEST RESULTS: This white paper documents the performance of mission-critical database workloads running on servers equipped with the Intel Xeon processor 7500 series and VMware vSphere 4.
Posted: 30 Aug 2010 | Published: 01 May 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Considering Leading Architectures for Specialty Analytic Servers
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: Recent reports expose the monumental growth rate of data volumes. With increasing data volumes comes a need for computational power to absorb and analyze all this data in an attempt to gain a competitive edge. This paper attempts to shed some light on the decision process for selecting a specialty analytic server in today's business environments.
Posted: 05 Aug 2010 | Published: 05 Aug 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Sybase IQ: An Advanced Columnar Data Warehouse Architecture
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: A Winter Corporation white paper, this paper examines the architecture and performance of Sybase IQ in view of the requirements of demanding new BI and data warehouse applications. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 05 Aug 2010 | Published: 05 Aug 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

What You Need to Know About SQL Server 2008 Community Technology Preview 5
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft SQL
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper for a discussion of the Community Technology Preview (CTP) process, and the CTP5 incarnation specifically. This paper examines mission-critical features, enterprise management features, database data and programmability, and new business intelligence features.
Posted: 12 Jul 2010 | Published: 15 Jan 2008

Dell and Microsoft SQL

Video: Oracle Active Data Guard
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
VIDEO: Watch this brief video for an informative explanation of how Oracle Active Data Guard makes better use of the standby database to complement the functionality of the production database and significantly increase software and hardware return on investment.
Posted: 30 Jun 2010 | Premiered: 30 Jun 2010

Oracle Corporation

Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2
sponsored by Microsoft
EBOOK: Learn about all of the exciting enhancements and new capabilities engineered into SQL Server 2008 R2 that will have a positive impact on your applications, ranging from improvements in operation to those in management.
Posted: 25 Jun 2010 | Published: 25 Jun 2010

Microsoft

IBM Systems Makeover Analysis for SAP Environments
sponsored by IBM
ANALYST BRIEF: Craft an IT infrastructure that allows you to create and sustain market leadership. This brochure will get you started with the IBM Systems Makeover Analysis for SAP Environments. This analysis will give you in-depth insight into your current application performance and the levels of performance that can be achieved. Get the brochure.
Posted: 17 Jun 2010 | Published: 17 Jun 2010

IBM

Breaking the Disk Barrier: In-Memory Databases
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WEBCAST: In-memory database technology is emerging as a key means of boosting performance in mainstream IT applications. Carl Olofson from IDC discusses how an in-memory database strategy can provide better high speed, high volume data management for your applications. ASE's new In-memory Databases Option is also described. Watch this webcast to learn more.
Posted: 15 Jun 2010 | Premiered: Jun 15, 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Breaking the Disk Barrier with In-Memory DBMS Technology: Sybase Adds a Big Performance Boost for ASE 15.5
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
ANALYST REPORT: This paper discusses the growing need for high-performance database management, without disrupting applications and the operations of the datacenter. It discusses issues of performance versus durability and how an in-memory database strategy can be used to provide better high-speed, high-volume data management without sacrificing data integrity.
Posted: 15 Jun 2010 | Published: 15 Jun 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Ultimate SQL Tune-Off
sponsored by Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.
WEBCAST: According to Jonathan Lewis, there is a basic strategy to writing efficient SQL, but it requires knowledge of the data, the metadata, and the intent of the query. Kyle Hailey, though, will discuss his own approach to Visual SQL Tuning (VST) with some ringside support from DB Optimizer XE. Be sure to check out this exciting debate!
Posted: 04 Jun 2010 | Premiered: Jun 10, 2010, 14:00 EDT (18:00 GMT)

Embarcadero Technologies, Inc.

SQL Server Insider E-zine - Volume 2: Selling a SQL Server 2008 R2 Upgrade
sponsored by SearchSQLServer.com
EZINE: When proposing an upgrade to SQL Server 2008 R2 to management, you need to focus more on ROI than its cool, new features. In the second volume of the SQL Server Insider e-zine, you’ll learn how to draft a presentation that will wow the higher ups and convince them that migrating to SQL Server 2008 R2 is worth it.
Posted: 27 May 2010 | Published: 27 May 2010

SearchSQLServer.com

Comparing Servers for Oracle Database 11g Upgrades
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EBOOK: In this e-book, readers can View a technical comparison of four servers capable of running Oracle 11g and determine Which edition of Oracle 11g best fits their needs. Additionally, expert advice is given on in-place upgrade vs. a migration upgrade.
Posted: 21 May 2010 | Published: 21 May 2010

HP & Intel®

Deploying SAN Data Storage with VMware
sponsored by Winchester Systems
WHITE PAPER: Centralized SAN data storage for VMware environments needs to meet the demands placed on it by the organization. These requirements typically include high capacity, high speed, high reliability and must be easy to deploy and manage. Read this white paper for more.
Posted: 11 May 2010 | Published: 11 May 2010

Winchester Systems

Podcast: Oracle Database 11g Release 2 - Database Innovation
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
PODCAST: Join us in this informative podcast as Ian Abramson, President of the International Oracle Users Group, shares his thoughts on Oracle's latest database innovation - the 11g Release 2 - and discusses the numerous opportunities for better performance and simpler management that will allow companies to better optimize their IT investments.
Posted: 15 Apr 2010 | Premiered: Apr 15, 2010

Oracle Corporation

Zero-Time Upgrades to Oracle Database 11g Using Oracle GoldenGate
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Organizations can upgrade or migrate to Oracle Database 11g with zero downtime. Using Oracle GoldenGate’s real-time data integration and replication capabilities, businesses can perform rolling upgrades, manage partial or phased migrations and upgrades, conduct data verification, and implement a reliable failback strategy.
Posted: 16 Mar 2010 | Published: 19 Feb 2010

Oracle Corporation

Replication for Dummies
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
EBOOK: IT organizations face many data challenges. Data distribution rates and the quantity of data that consumers use is expanding exponentially in the global marketplace. Read this e-book to gain an understanding of the Sybase Replication Server and learn a series of best practices to consider when implementing a database replication strategy.
Posted: 08 Mar 2010 | Published: 05 Mar 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Which Postgres is Right for Me?
sponsored by EnterpriseDB Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Discover the differences between PostgreSQL, Postgres Plus Standard Server and Postgres Plus Advanced Server and optimize your choice of open source database. You'll learn enough about the different capabilities, modules, and uses for each product to make the best Postgres choice for your organization.
Posted: 02 Mar 2010 | Published: 02 Mar 2010

EnterpriseDB Corporation

Increase Application Performance Up To 5X With Adaptec MaxIQ™ SSD Cache Performance Solution
sponsored by Adaptec, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The benefits of MaxIQ are illustrated by comparing the performance levels between an Adaptec Series 5 storage controller with MaxIQ SSD caching, and an Adaptec Series 5 storage controller without MaxIQ. The tests are performed using industry standard performance tools and/or validation via real world web server application testing.
Posted: 15 Feb 2010 | Published: 11 Feb 2010

Adaptec, Inc.

Constellation Energy Leverages DocAve® to Migrate Business-Critical SharePoint® Data
sponsored by AvePoint, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Constellation Energy is the largest wholesale power seller in the United States. When they needed a granular, full fidelity data migration from WSSv2 to WSSv3 platforms, they turned to DocAve SharePoint Migrator. Read this case study to learn how AvePoint's migration solution helped them to achieve their migration goals.
Posted: 03 Feb 2010 | Published: 03 Feb 2010

AvePoint, Inc.

Reduce CPU Usage with 'SMART' SQL
sponsored by BMC Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how and why to design SQL that will reduce the number of times calls are made to DB2. We'll look at how to write SMART applications rather than writing applications that act like generic I/O modules to DB2, properly tune SMART SQL, and how to exploit SQL and application features in DB2 on z/OS version 8 and 9.
Posted: 30 Nov 2009 | Published: 30 Nov 2009

BMC Software, Inc.

E-Book: Understanding In-Database Analytics Technology - Benefits, Use Cases and ROI
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
EBOOK: Learn all about in-database technology in this E-book, designed to give you a complete overview of the technology and how it can be leveraged successfully. Read on to learn why more companies are choosing to leverage this new technology - and learn more about their ROI and business results.
Posted: 11 Nov 2009 | Published: 11 Nov 2009

Sybase, an SAP company

What is Oracle Compatibility?
sponsored by EnterpriseDB Corporation
VIDEO: Watch this 10 minute video and discover what Oracle compatibility means for your business from a technical, and skills point of view. This video also offers multiple low risk strategies for using Postgres Plus Advanced Server to lower your Oracle costs and utilize the advantages of the most advanced open source database available.
Posted: 09 Nov 2009 | Premiered: 09 Nov 2009

EnterpriseDB Corporation

Increase Application Performance Up To 5X With Adaptec MaxIQ™ SSD Cache Performance Solution
sponsored by Adaptec, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today’s data centers and cloud computing environments require increased I/O performance to support large-scale applications such as databases, web servers, e-commerce applications, file servers, and email. This whitepaper focuses on the performance benefits of using the Adaptec MaxIQ™ SSD Cache Performance Solution.
Posted: 02 Nov 2009 | Published: 28 Oct 2009

Adaptec, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: MS SQL Server 2008
sponsored by Fusion-IO
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Check out this transcript of a presentation given by Sumeet Bansal, Fusion-io Principal Solutions Architect, to learn how Fusion-io solutions enhance SQL server performance, improve customer experience, and optimize storage management systems.
Posted: 12 Oct 2009 | Published: 30 Sep 2009

Fusion-IO