How not to let your Oracle database spin out of control
WorkshopGrowing pains: How not to let your Oracle database spin out of control Oracle databases are a lot like children. They toddle along quite nicely, being polite and well behaved, until suddenly, they hit a massive growth spurt. They become teenagers and can make their administrators' lives a living hell. They double in size overnight, sprout schemas in weird places, and everything gets a lot more complex. They need a lot more intensive management. The database administrator becomes like a parent, trying to keep a monster under control.