In the last days, I am running a number of tests based on the TPC-DS benchmark against Oracle’s Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud service (ADWC). One of the first thing I did is of course to create the TPC-DS schema and populate it. The aim of this blog post is to share some observations related to […]
Which Privileges Are Required to Use the ADWC Service Console?
The Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud (ADWC) service provides a Service Console that can be used to monitor the service activity and to carry out a small number of administration tasks (e.g. changing some resource management rules). The documentation specifically says to use the ADMIN user to login. But, actually, any unlocked database user having the […]
DBMS_CLOUD Package – A Reference Guide
The Appendix A of the Using Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse Cloud guide describes the DBMS_CLOUD package. Unfortunately, it documents only a subset of the subroutines. And, for some of them, the description could also be enhanced. Therefore, while I was testing all the subroutines the DBMS_CLOUD package provides, I took a number of notes. By […]