Where: Cargill in Hopkins, MN
When: October 17, 2013
Topic: Oracle 12c
The agenda will cover the key new features, including ZFS support for Oracle 12c, Oracle’s Sun ZFS Storage Appliance, Intelligent Storage Protocol and Compression. It includes Automatic Data Optimization that allows organizations to use policy-based management to automate compression, and the use of Heat Maps to provide insight into data usage and access.
We will take and in-depth look at the new multitenant architecture featuring pluggable databases, Real Application Clusters and the benefits of schema consolidation. Fast provisioning and cloning, rapid patching and upgrades as well as secure isolation of data will also be covered. For a detailed agenda, please visit the Fall Meeting 2013 page.
Russ is a Database Solutions Architect with Collier IT.
Brock is an accomplished result driven Senior Principal Consultant with extensive project management, e-Business applications development, BI technical architecture, technical support, and network administration history. Brock has many years of Oracle Applications and Database development/architecture experience adds tremendous value. Has POV’d and implemented several Exadata V1 and V2 Infrastructures including complete backup solutions with complete Oracle Stack.
Brock has a proven track record for effectively defining project requirements, strategizing creative technical solutions, and facilitating timely project execution. He is a vision-oriented professional with solid reputation for architecting and managing Oracle and other technologies. Brock is known to be a detail oriented coordinator, administrator respected for rapidly adapting to plan changes and strategizing/implementing highly efficient process management systems and applications. He is very personable and a skillful communicator respected for building and maintaining collaborative professional relationships, leading interdisciplinary technical teams, and promoting project innovation, ownership, and accountability. Brock has more than 17 years of Oracle working experience.
As an Oracle customer since 1982, Jeff has worked with the Oracle Database engine and development environments beginning with Oracle version 4. He has experience as a developer, DBA and technical integration architect.
Jeff began his career at Cray Research in Wisconsin and has worked at Deluxe Corporation and Best Buy in Minnesota. He choreographs business, technical and people resources with tight time schedules, budgets and layers of technical and political complexity, all from a deep Retail perspective. Joining Oracle in 2004, Jeff’s primary focus is in assisting customers in crafting Oracle solutions to business challenges. His technical specialty and passion is Oracle Grid, RAC and Oracle Exadata technology. Jeff has been an adjunct professor for the University of St. Thomas Graduate Programs in Software specializing in Database Management Systems and Design. He holds a Masters of Science degree in Software Engineering.
Ryan has a diverse background in application development, data warehousing and database administration. He has worked as both a consultant and full time staff member at local companies such as Boston Scientific, Thomson Reuters, Best Buy and Prime Therapeutics. He has a passion for VLDBs and Big Data. Ryan joined Oracle in 2012 as database sales consultant.