Flashback in SQL Server 2008

SQL Server and DB2 still dont have features like Flashback Table or Flashback Query. SQL Server has snapshots mimicking similar behaviour of Flashback bit it isn't as fine grained as Oracle. IBM DB2 has time travel query which again isn't on the same level  as Flashback. But all other RDBM's are playing quick catchup to Oracle.Get your act … Continue reading Flashback in SQL Server 2008

Oracle vs. Microsoft SQL Server: Why Oracle wins

Original Article : http://searchoracle.techtarget.com/tip/Oracle-vs-SQL-Server-Why-Oracle-wins A brief comparison between Oracle and SQL Server. Oracle comes out leaps and bound ahead in this comparison. Platform dependancy SQL Server is only operable on the Windows platform, a major limitation for it to be an enterprise solution. Oracle is available on multiple platforms such as Windows, all flavors of Unix … Continue reading Oracle vs. Microsoft SQL Server: Why Oracle wins

Oracle vs. Microsoft SQL Server: Why Oracle wins

A brief comparison between Oracle and SQL Server. In my view, Oracle comes out ahead in this comparison. Platform dependancy SQL Server is only operable on the Windows platform, a major limitation for it to be an enterprise solution. Oracle is available on multiple platforms such as Windows, all flavors of Unix from vendors such … Continue reading Oracle vs. Microsoft SQL Server: Why Oracle wins