Book review : EM12c

OCM Oracle ACE Porus Homi Havewala wrote a new book on Cloud Control Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c: Managing Data Center Chaos It is a book about Enterprise Manager, but also a book about the Chaos. There is no separation of roles […] there is no DBA Designer (the Senior DBA) […] and no […]

on my bookshelf

I just started a new job as a dba and placed some books on my desk. Applied Mathematics for Database Professionals by Lex de Haan and Toon Koppelaars SQL Design Patterns by Vadim Tropashko Beginning Oracle Database 11g Administration by Iggy Fernandez Expert Oracle Database Architecture by Tom Kyte Oracle 11g New Features by Brian […]

my book is in Louisville

I just could not wait any longer for my free copies so I ordered my own book on amazon amazon 0977671585 I am now tracking my package … Information about shipment Ship Carrier: UPS Tracking Number: 1Z5R89396630405037 Status: In transit Order #: 104-6746451-0852226 Shipment Date: November 24, 2008 Destination: BIRMENSDORF, CH Estimated Arrival: November 28, […]

My book is available on

One year ago I started writing a book on SQL. Writing a book is an amazing amount of work and I am glad I got helped from my five reviewers Chen, Andrew, Tom, Marco and Lutz. It will ship in December 2008.