For users who had disabled or turned off post revisions tracking or versions history feature in WordPress (added since WordPress 2.6), it is also made sense to delete and remove all existing stored post revisions and changes made on pages stored in the database in order to reduce the wp_posts table size, especially when there is already tons of revisions or changes been kept.
To delete and remove all existing post revisions entries and rows from WordPress database Posts table, simply login to MySQL command-line interface, phpMyAdmin, SQLyog or other MySQL GUI tools. Select the appropriate WordPress [...]
Earlier this week Google released an updated version of Google Earth, with a new feature that allows users to look at its database of historic aerial photography. One of the more interesting aspects of this feature is to see the European Theater before and immediately after the destruction of World War II.
The available World War II-era cities include Warsaw, Poland, Lyon, France, Naples, Italy, and Stuttgart, Germany. These cities saw some of the heaviest urban destruction during the six year conflict, and comparing their pre- and post-war images with current photos is breathtaking – if [...]
It’s official: the European Commission has granted regulatory approval for Oracle to acquire Sun Microsystems for approximately $7.4 billion, without further conditions. In a statement released moments ago, Oracle says it expects unconditional approval from China and Russia as well and intends to close the transaction shortly.
Oracle will host an all-day live event for customers, partners, press and analysts on January 27th, 2010 at 9:00 AM Pacific time at its headquarters in Redwood Shores, California.
Just in case you weren’t planning on attending or following the major Apple event.
By thinking of business data transactions as messages you open your mind to new database design possibilities that can help you articulate more effective business models. The metaphor becomes a reality when you begin to actually incorporated the idea into the software.
A Message Center can essentially be embedded into a database design by identifying the steps of the Communication Process and assigning structure to the process as: (1) a table where the message idea or concept is stored, (2) a table that records the sender’s transmitted message, (3) a table that records where a message is sent [...]
Virtual centricity is a concept that places business data at the center of your database design efforts and forces your application requirements into the role of becoming the embedded reality of your operational software.
This is accomplished by setting up an articulate plan that allows for scripting of database mappings between XML tags and function pointers to the relevant Read-Write routines found in the XML code that acts as a glue holding the syntax in a pattern suited for business semantics.
An XML-based architecture fits into a real-time operating system as the embedded requirements of [...]
Database design includes the power to capture business requirements and cost-saving characteristics useful in a large variety of industries and specialty fields within and across industries. This idea alone is enough to consider the possibility that this process is central to capturing the essence of a profitable activity.
For example, these times of reduced IT budgets begs for new and innovative approaches to quality management, strategic procurement, cost management, new product engineering, production, planning inventory management, just-in-time-supply-line management and on and on for many [...]
The idea of creating database driven oil industry software programsfor use in exploration and production was introduced in the early 1990s. The Petrotechnical Open Software Corp’s request for information in 1991 generated a great deal of positive feedback from major companies directly involved in drilling and refining, as well as a variety of support companies. Here’s a look at what’s available today.
Telemetry or telematics allows engineers, operators, designers and executives to monitor information from remote locations. The technologyis used in a variety of different fields [...]
The safe and effective handling of corporate data is vital to the survival of any organization. Many critical functions of a company are dependent on the accessibility and reliability of data. Despite growing complexities, databases must remain stable regardless of the resources available to support them. The ultimate responsibility of ensuring the stability of the database environment falls on the Database Administrator (DBA).
A DBA is often pulled in different directions including daily maintenance, monitoring, and implementation of strategic projects. The nature of a DBA’s day-to-day activity [...]
Techniques to make and manage money are some of the most popular topics for database designers to explore on the web, so it is little wonder that so many database designers turn their attention to dealing with financial database design services.
If you are interested in financial database design , and maybe how a consolidation database might be constituted, or a database with relationships with debt could be structured for quality business purposes, and maybe other financial topics then you are sure to see the opportunities available to you as a database designer or database programmer.
For people [...]