Oracle Training Oracle Support Development Oracle Apps

 
 Home
 E-mail Us
 Oracle Articles
New Oracle Articles


 Oracle Training
 Oracle Tips

 Oracle Forum
 Class Catalog


 Remote DBA
 Oracle Tuning
 Emergency 911
 RAC Support
 Apps Support
 Analysis
 Design
 Implementation
 Oracle Support


 SQL Tuning
 Security

 Oracle UNIX
 Oracle Linux
 Monitoring
 Remote s
upport
 Remote plans
 Remote
services
 Application Server

 Applications
 Oracle Forms
 Oracle Portal
 App Upgrades
 SQL Server
 Oracle Concepts
 Software Support

 Remote S
upport  
 Development  

 Implementation


 Consulting Staff
 Consulting Prices
 Help Wanted!

 


 Oracle Posters
 Oracle Books

 Oracle Scripts
 Ion
 Excel-DB  

Don Burleson Blog 


 

 

 


 

 

   

Linda Webb

Got breaking Oracle news?    Burleson Consulting Oracle News

Click here for more Oracle News Headlines

 


Oracle 10g vs. SQL Server

Don't believe the hype:

 

If you want to see a really bad and biased comparison of Oracle vs. SQL Server, check this:

 

Total Cost of Administration - Oracle 10g vs. SQL Server

 

Here is a good article comparing Oracle10g and SQL Server 2005 Yukon:

 

http://www.wisdomforce.com/dweb/resources/docs/MSSQL2005_ORACLE10g_compare.pdf

 

The Preface gives a great understanding of what this whitepaper compares:

 

The purpose of the following white paper is to provide a feature comparison between MSSQL 20051 and Oracle 10g. We will compare VLDB/OLTP related features and discuss issues with performance, utilities and replication. We will discuss several new features, which were developed by Microsoft in order to provide competitive functionality to its commercial rival Oracle database.At the same time we will discuss the changes from a Database Administrator stand point that were done to MSSQL 2005 release compared to previous releases. Since this topic is intended mostly to Database Administrators, we will not add information such as minimum requirements, supported platforms and max number of columns per table as redundant. We have never seen anyone purchase a database product only because it can hold up to 32k columns per table and not "just" 1024.

 

This paper includes the following topics for comparison of Oracle10g and SQL Server Yukon:

 

Preface
Major limitations of MSSQL prior to Yukon (such as MSSQL 2000)
Locking strategy
Online space reorganization and table/index partitioning
Statistics
Clustering and high availability
Administration
Locking
Online data reorganization
Partitioning
Indexes
Clustering
Tuning
Function based indexes via indexed computed column

MSSQL 2005 Indexed View vs. Oracle Materialized Views
See our future whitepapers for MSSQL 2005 vs. Oracle 10g dynamic performance views
comparison.Data export/import
Data export/import
WisdomForce

FastReader
Replication
Peer-to-Peer Transactional Replication
Database Mirroring (Extend log shipping, automatic failover to a standby server)
Backup and Recovery
Attach/restore database
Hot Backup
Fast Recovery
RMAN with Legato and Oracle Job Scheduler vs. MSSQL maintenance plans
Application features
Exception Handling
Online Analytical Functions topic
Queuing
XML Support
Asynchronous array of processed statements
.NET in MSSQL vs. Java in Oracle
Useful Oracle features that will have no compatible features in MSSQL 2005
Oracle Logminer

Flashback Query
Auditing
Statistics History
Rollback statistics
Automatic Workload Repository
Object Oriented Features such as objects and vararrays
Optional compilation of PL/SQL to native binary (shared library) via C compiler
Useful MSSQL features that have no similar features in Oracle 10g
Identity
Notification services
Reporting Services
Replication


 

 
��  
 
 
Oracle Training at Sea
 
 
 
 
oracle dba poster
 

 
Follow us on Twitter 
 
Oracle performance tuning software 
 
Oracle Linux poster
 
 
 

 

Burleson is the American Team

Note: This Oracle documentation was created as a support and Oracle training reference for use by our DBA performance tuning consulting professionals.  Feel free to ask questions on our Oracle forum.

Verify experience! Anyone considering using the services of an Oracle support expert should independently investigate their credentials and experience, and not rely on advertisements and self-proclaimed expertise. All legitimate Oracle experts publish their Oracle qualifications.

Errata?  Oracle technology is changing and we strive to update our BC Oracle support information.  If you find an error or have a suggestion for improving our content, we would appreciate your feedback.  Just  e-mail:  

and include the URL for the page.


                    









Burleson Consulting

The Oracle of Database Support

Oracle Performance Tuning

Remote DBA Services


 

Copyright © 1996 -  2017

All rights reserved by Burleson

Oracle ® is the registered trademark of Oracle Corporation.

Remote Emergency Support provided by Conversational