Database management

Best Practices: Secure Oracle Configuration and Database Auditing

In our last post, we shared the 4 most important areas of database security and discussed how to safeguard your Oracle environment with best practices for Authentication and Access Controls. In this post, we continue with a breakdown of Oracle database security best practices for Secure Oracle Configuration and Database Auditing. Secure Oracle Configuration Secure Listener Configuration Listener authentication should be local OS user. Implement […]

Database management

Data Warehousing Documentation Requirements

One of the most frequently asked questions when starting a Data Warehousing initiative is: “What best practices should I be following?” In this series of posts, we will outline our recommendations to follow when building a data warehouse – starting with data warehousing documentation. Technical Documentation Image Data Warehousing Best Practice: Documentation  A successful data warehouse implementation […]

Cloud management

How to Select the Right Cloud Vendor

When migrating to the cloud, one of the primary hurdles you’ll have to overcome is selecting the right cloud provider. Make the process easier by evaluating four key areas of consideration: Technical Considerations Service Level Agreement Transparency Security Considerations Each of these areas can be evaluated based by asking a few simple questions of your internal team and the […]