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Arup Nanda

Arup Nanda has been an Oracle DBA since 1993, handling all aspects of database administration, from performance tuning to security and disaster recovery. He was Oracle Magazine’s DBA of the Year in 2003 and received an Oracle Excellence Award for Technologist of the Year in 2012.

Mining for Clues

  Use Oracle LogMiner to recreate transactions and undo damage. By Arup Nanda July/August 2005   Paul is on the other end of the line and is irate. He had been the...

Room with a Better View

  Get a good, fast look at your data with materialized views. By Arup Nanda March/April 2005   Users at Acme Bank were complaining that typical and repeated queries...

Encrypt Your Data Assets

TECHNOLOGY: Security Build a flexible infrastructure to protect sensitive data. By Arup Nanda January/February 2005 John, the lead DBA at Acme Bank, is involved in...