Blue Medora Blog

Sharing Experience and Knowledge About IT Infrastructure Monitoring and Management
  1. If you are not scaling Oracle Middleware like this, then you’re doing it wrong

    April 21, 2014
    If you happen to be deploying Oracle Middleware on VMware (if you’re not, you should) you can still leverage the power of Enterprise Manager 12c with Blue Medora’s Plugin for VMware. Many Oracle and VMware administrators are familiar with the plugin’s game-changing monitoring capabilities. Now the Life Cycle Management Edition provides capabilities spanning the entire Middleware on VMware cloud lifecycle.
  2. The only way to implement Oracle Database as a Service on VMware

    April 16, 2014
    Blue Medora’s Plugin for VMware is the fastest, easiest, and only way to implement Oracle Database as a Service inside of EM12c. Automatically provision an entire DBaaS on VMware environment inside EM12c so you can do better things with your time.
  3. Welcome New Reseller Partner, Switch IT

    March 27, 2014
    Blue Medora is pleased to announce our new Reseller Partnership with Switch IT. As an Israel-based company, Switch IT will be representing services and products of Blue Medora in their home country, and also in Turkey, Greece and Cyprus.
  4. Correcting Link Speed Negotiation Issues in FreeNas 9.x

    March 6, 2014
    Are you having slow network performance with Freenas or FreeBSD 9? This is how to manually define a gigabit link instead of auto-negotiate, which fails with certain NIC drivers.
  5. Remote Management Tasks and RDP Client Problems

    February 13, 2014
    An alternative to CORD RDP client on OS X, to get around cursor rendering issues when connecting to Windows 2012 & 2012 R2.
  6. 2. The Virtualized OS is Lying

    February 13, 2014
    Explore the ignorance of the OS with the virtualized layers and how this performance bottleneck is resolved.
  7. Blue Medora Does Oracle on VMware Two Ways

    February 12, 2014
    More Oracle databases, WebLogic servers, and applications are running on VMware. How do we manage the different layers and management silos?
  8. Prevent Memory Ballooning and Performance Loss on VMware

    February 12, 2014
    Memory ballooning, swapping, and three ways to prevent it.
  9. Industry Insights Interview

    February 11, 2014
    Virtualization leaves DBA's without visibility into their infrastructure. Included in this Enterprise Management Interview with Database Administrator, Brian Pardy, you will learn from his experiences about the lack of visibility and what Brian did to regain control and a new level of comfort.
  10. 1. No End to End Visibility

    February 10, 2014
    Today's need in 'virtualized shops' to have the visibility behind the 'black curtain' couldn't be more apparent now and moving into the future.