Oracle’s SQL Tuning Advisor and SQL Developer

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 4 Comments

If you have the Tuning Pack licensed, a couple of things become available for you in SQL Developer: SQL Tuning Advisor Real Time SQL Monitoring If you DO NOT have this pack licensed, then you can disable these features in the SQL Developer UI via the preferences: Semi-Rant: consider giving your developers access to this feature in their development and …

On Real-Time SQL Monitoring and the /*+MONITOR*/ Hint

thatjeffsmith SQL Developer 4 Comments

Oracle 11gR1 Enterprise Edition with the Diagnostic and Tuning packs has a very compelling new feature, Real-Time SQL Monitoring. Oracle thinks enough of the feature that it was highlighted prominently in whitepaper by ACE Directory Arup Nanda titled “Oracle Database 11g: The Top Features for DBAs and Developers” (read it here) Long story short: Too late or too lazy to …