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What’s a Database Health Check?

What’s a Database Health Check?

As a critical component of your business, a healthy database is vital to staff efficiency and customer satisfaction. If you've neglected database maintenance and tuning, chances are you're running into a litany of performance issues. When your database begins to lag,...

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Verifying a Server is Offline

Verifying a Server is Offline

Overview From time to time, you'll encounter a situation where a server appears to be offline, and you need to verify the validity of the alert prior to contacting proper support channels. This document covers certain steps that can be taken for verifying an offline...

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Informix v11.70 End of Support (EOS)

Informix v11.70 End of Support (EOS)

Informix 11.70 database versions will be out of support as of September 30, 2020. For Informix users, this means IBM/HCL is discontinuing security updates, patches, and other services (even if you have an existing maintenance contract). For the Informix DBA, this...

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Using the Mysqlbinlog Utility

Using the Mysqlbinlog Utility

MySQL binary logging is used for replication and also for point-in-time recovery of a MySQL database instance. It records any changes to database contents and may be recorded in a "statement-based" or "row-based" format. The default location to find the binary logs is...

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