When performing intense calculations, an obvious language choice is C or C++. However, PL/SQL is a natural choice for logic that interacts heavily with database data. If all you need to do is add or multiply a few large numbers, there's no reason you can't leverage the appropriate algorithms to perform the arithmetic in PL/SQL and still get good performance.
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Virtual private networking (VPN) protocols allow users to establish a secure tunnel to your internal corporate LAN through the internet. However, a VPN feature called split tunneling can pose a threat to the security of your internal network.
We recently received a question directed to us via our Twitter account, @NHAustin from a user called @Carebuzz:
Electronic documents and email messages are a common way to conduct business transactions, but it’s important to be able to verify that the author of a document or message is really the person he or she claims to be.