Category Archives: General Info

Major new OCI features!

By | March 3, 2019

Wow!! It must have been a busy week for the OCI developers. The last week of February was full of new feature updates to the OCI platform. Let’s have a look at some of this goodness šŸ™‚ Performance Metrics On your Instances (VMs and baremetal) you now have full performance metrics available in the cloudā€¦ Read More »

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Architect Associate Exam (1Z0-932)

By | September 14, 2018

Whoop whoop! I just passed the OCI Associate Exam. While I have reasonable hands-on experience with OCI, for preparationĀ  I read the study guide and did the test exam. You can find the preparation documents here: Ā I guess I had 57 correct and 13 not correct šŸ™ . Currently the study guide mainly coversā€¦ Read More »

Oracle Paas chosen as #1 by

By | September 7, 2018

Sure the Oracle Cloud was not first to market, but in the past few years it has made some huge steps šŸ™‚ And this is now starting to show off. While sure not perfect, some issues with support mentioned, the Oracle PaaS portfolio did come out on top, passing AWS, Google, Azure and Salesforce! Readā€¦ Read More »

Hello world!

By | September 4, 2018

Welcome to the Oracle Cloud Blog! My Name is Richard Garsthagen, I work for Oracle, but all things published here are my own opinions and views. I love technology and to share cool stuff around technology. Before I worked for Oracle I was employed by VMware and run for many years a virtualization blog calledā€¦ Read More »