How to automate STIG compliance checks for Oracle Database

Since 1998, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)  has played a key role in enhancing the security position of Department of Defense ( DoD)  systems, by providing the Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG), which are a cybersecurity methodology for standardizing security Continue reading

SPARC AND SOLARIS, THE PAST AND THE FUTURE

“A LIE CAN RUN ROUND THE WORLD BEFORE THE TRUTH HAS GOT ITS BOOTS ON.”–TERRY PRATCHETT, THE TRUTH Recently there have been a ton of rumors being spread that Solaris is dead, SPARC is dead and that these technologies are Continue reading

Recovering your Oracle VM Manager when you have no backup

OOPS… the worse words to hear when your working on a server. So, long story…. basically I Iost my main system that ran my virtualized Oracle VM Manager (OVMM) and my Enterprise Manager 13.2 (EM) systems. Being it’s just my Continue reading