Tag: exadata express

Upgrade with no effort

We all know what upgrades mean.  Installation…Configuration…Patching…Testing…Deployment…Change approvals…Meetings…Long hours…Perhaps pulling an “overnighter” but hopefully never having to enact the dreaded “Backout Plan”. Or…. that stuff can “just happen” without you worrying about it at all!  I logged on to my Exadata Cloud Express database…

Exadata Express – I’m in !

Jumping into 12.2 on Exadata Express is made easy with the packaging up of the client configuration files.  Here’s what I had to do to get SQL Plus going into the database 1) Download the client credentials file from the Service Console 2) Unzip…