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Coffee with Toad® [Toad World® blog monthly recap]

Jun 1, 2021 8:29:03 AM by Quest Software

Welcome to Coffee with Toad®, the Toad World® blog monthly recap. Published the first Tuesday of every month, Coffee with Toad newsletter is organized by month, then by product, followed by each blog title and a brief description. Go directly to the product of your choice or peruse products that you're interested in. Each month this running blog is updated to include the most recent month first.

So, get your steaming or iced brew-of-choice and get ready to learn about tips and tricks, industry trends, and new releases by reading our knowledge-building, career-enhancing articles written by experts and thought leaders. 

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May 2021

Toad for Oracle

What is database schema? Objects, owners, tables and indexes

Are you a new Oracle developer? Learn what an Oracle database schema is and how to use it to build your applications.

 

8 ways to increase your database power and flexibility

Sluggish database? Get your database power and flexibility back. Read this blog, watch the video.

Read blogs about database management. Tools for the best and brightest are on sale, get the big 1-2-3 deal.

What is a code review and why PL/SQL code quality is important

Skipping code review? Find what you should look for in a code review tool that can speed the process and position your database for success.

 

Code analysis: Why PL/SQL code quality matters

See the original and best automated, rules-based PL/SQL code review and analysis tool in action in this how-to. Then, try it for free.

 

 

April 2021

Quest

Please vote before May 7! 2021 DBTA Reader's Choice Awards

It doesn't get any better than your customers selecting you as their favorite! Please vote before May 7, in the 2021 DBTA Readers’ Choice awards.

 

Toad Data Modeler, erwin

May 18-20: Data Empowerment Summit [Free Virtual Event]

Learn about the latest trends, best practices and technologies to align Data Operations, Data Protection and Data Governance at this free virtual event.

 

What is data modeling and which tools are the best?

Find out why data modeling is important and which are the best data modeling tools for individuals and enterprises.

 

Toad Data Point

6 questions to ask before you start data prep: Data volume is #1

Starting a new data prep project? This blog/video IDs 6 questions you need to ask before you start any data prep project. Data volume is first on the list.

Working with date ranges in Toad Data Point? Save US$100 on Toad® Data Point Pro. Hurry! Offer ends June 30. Buy up to 10 licenses at a time. Get your discount.

Toad Edge

How to use Toad developer tools to migrate to open source databases - 3

Migrating to an open source database platform? Which developer tools should you use? Third in a 3-part blog series, read about steps 12-17 in this 17-step tutorial.

 

Toad for Oracle

SQL query optimization: Level up your SQL performance tuning

Can’t find time for SQL performance tuning? Reliant on overstretched DBAs? Learn how to optimize SQL query — in minutes. Video and blog.

 

March 2021

Toad Data Point

What is data preparation and why is it key to the business analyst?

Find out what's behind good data preparation and how it's key to unlocking truth for business analysts by revealing stats for good business decisions. Blog and video.

 

Toad for Oracle

Why You Should Keep Using Quest® Toad with Oracle Databases in the Cloud [Webcast]

Toad in the cloud? A resounding yes! Use Toad to identify cost savings with Oracle databases in the cloud. Product experts show how in this free webinar.

 

How to use Toad® developer tools to migrate to an open source database - 2

Migrating to an open source database? Which developer tools should you use? First in a 3-part blog series, read about steps 5-11 in this 17-step tutorial.

 

SQL performance tuning using Toad® for Oracle Base Explain Plan

What's an explain plan and how do you get one? This questions and many others answered in this blog and video tutorial on SQL performance tuning.

 

How to compare multiple database schemas in Oracle using Toad®

Learn how to compare multiple Oracle database schemas to rebuild or replicate environments using Toad for Oracle in this blog and video tutorial.

 

February 2021

Toad for Oracle

Cyber Security – Why upgrading your Toad® matters – Part 3

Learn how Quest Toad implements three security controls: code signing, software integrity, and FIPS compliance in part 3 of this 3-part blog series.

 

Best developer tool: An Oracle Ace's favorite things in Toad for Oracle Base

Code templates, data export, PL/SQL debugger and SQL editor. An Oracle Ace id's his favorite things about the developer tool, Toad for Oracle Base edition.

 

How to use Toad® developer tools to migrate to an open source database - 1

Migrating to an open source database? Which developer tools should you use? First in a 3-part blog series, read about steps 1-4 in this 17-step tutorial.

 

Coffee with Toad® 2020 [Toad World® blog monthly recap]

Get news, tips and tricks and industry trends: Toad World's database management blogs published in 2020, sorted by product and month.

 

January 2021

SQL Optimizer for Oracle

Index/SQL tuning on relational databases, why is it so darn hard?

Read the blog and watch the webcast to get insights to help you appreciate why query and index performance tuning is so difficult on relational databases.

 

Toad Data Point

Easy data preparation: Toad Data Point v5+ new features

Learn about data prep features: Workbook Interface, Sharing workbooks/ Internal Steps, New Scheduling Features for Workbooks, A hidden gem: Dimensional Views. 

 

Toad for Oracle

Cybersecurity — why updating your Toad® matters — Part 1

Learn how Quest Toad implements three cybersecurity controls: security training, SSDL and third-party software in part 1 of this 3-part blog series.

Cybersecurity – Why updating your Toad® matters – Part 2

Learn how Quest Toad implements three security controls: vulnerability scanning, penetration testing, and malware scanning in part 2 of this 3-part blog series.

 

Read other Coffee with Toad flavors:
Coffee with Toad® 2020 [Toad World® blog monthly recap]
Coffee with Toad® 2019 [Toad World® blog monthly recap]
Coffee with Toad [Toad World Annual recap, 96 blogs]

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