Cisco acquires PortShift to raise its game in DevOps and Kubernetes security

Cisco  is making another acquisition to expand its reach in security solutions, this time specifically targeting DevOps and the world of container management. It is acquiring PortShift, an Israeli startup that has built a Kubernetes-native security platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed but Israeli publication Globes reported later on the day of the deal that it was…

Solving An Unusual Oracle Upgrade Issue

by Jim Okla January 27, 2015 Posted in: How To I recently came across a very unusual situation. During an upgraded review, I noticed the dba_registry_sqlpatch was empty when it shouldn’t be: SQL> select patch_id, patch_uid, version, action, action_time, status, description from dba_registry_sqlpatch; no rows selected SQL> The expected output should be (from another CDB…