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Microsoft and the Software Lifecycle

The patch management and vulnerability management nightmares that come along with battling end of life software and operating systems are not worth the effort.  Many organizations avoid upgrades under the guise of legacy software demands and shrinking maintenance windows.  42 more words

Security News

OPatch failed to locate Central Inventory

The following problem was caused by our recent migration, the inventory was pointing to a home that was no longer on the server.

We need to attach the current home to the inventory. 180 more words

Patching Issues

Exadata QFSP April 2015

2 weeks ago, with the release of the April 2015 QFSP, it was time again to start patching our exadata.

As we apply the QFSP 2 times a year, this was nothing new for us and at first everything seemed to go smoothly. 431 more words


AACG & Weblogic Patching Instructions for AACG 8.6.3 to 8.6.5(Application Access Controls Governor)

1). Login to Application and Navigate to Navigator->Administration Management->Manage Application Configuration.

2). Note down the values for all the setup fields under Properties Tab.

3). Take the Backup of ETL Directory, Report Directory and Database schema. 467 more words


Intermittent Exotropia

We had a journal club tonight where we reviewed the Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group study on patching for intermittent exotropia vs observation. The bottom line is patching is only 5% better at reducing deteroriation than observation alone after 6 months. 53 more words


Patching 39%

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There are times when a video game will totally blind-side me.

I didn’t know Visceral Games↵ had developed… 367 more words


SQL Server Patching Concerns

A wise man once said “Lures aren’t made to catch fish, they’re made to catch fishermen.” That wise man was my Pop, though I doubt he was the first one to say it. 599 more words