Spring 2016 Quarterly Workshop - April 21

Special thanks to Viawest who hosted our TCOUG Spring Workshop at their data center in Chaska! ViaWest operates 30 data centers across the U.S. and Canada and provides redundant cloud nodes throughout North America and Europe, offering a broad portfolio of Hybrid IT Solutions including colocation, private, public and hybrid cloud, compliant solutions, professional consulting and an exceptional customer experience. They were gracious enough to conduct guided tours of this state of the art facility.

The workshop focused on Database Security: Scott McCallum from Oracle covered security 101 and enterprise security, and John Murakami and Chris Olive looked at how Vormetric protects databases. Dan Morgan from Meta7 shared an excerpt from an Oracle Security Master class he taught.

When: April 21 2016

Where: ViaWest, Chaska

3500 Lyman Blvd, Chaska, MN



8:30-9:00 :  
Registration and Networking

9:00-9:30 :  
Welcoming Remarks: Dave Rodriguez, President TCOUG
Introduction from our host, ViaWest

9:30-10:30 :  
Database Security 101: Scott McCallum, Oracle

10:30-10:45 :  
10:45-11:45 :  
Protecting Databases: Vormetric Solutions

11:45-1:00 :  
Break : Lunch

1:00-2:00 :  
Enterprise User Security: Scott McCallum, Oracle

2:00-2:15 :  

2:15-3:15 :  
Oracle Database Security Master Class: Live In SQLPlus: Dan Morgan, Meta7

3:15-3:30 :  
Giveaways and Prizes

3:30-4:00 :  
Special Interest Groups Introduction & Discussion


About the Speakers

Scott McCallum - Principle Security Sales Consultant, Oracle

Scott has been in the IT security industry for over 20 years and worked for companies like Novell and Dell designing, implementing and supporting security solutions for numerous companies in the Fortune 500.

Scott graduated from the University of Louisville, where he received a BA in Economics. He also received his MBA and M.S in Management from Sullivan University and currently holds the CISSP certification.


Dan Morgan - Oracle ACE Director, Meta7
Daniel is an Oracle ACE Director specializing in core Oracle Database and GoldenGate with more than 25 years experience working with Oracle products. He wrote the Oracle curriculum for the University of Washington, and was the program’s primary instructor for 10 years. He is also the "Morgan" behind the MorgansLibrary.org website. Mr. Morgan is also co-founder of the International GoldenGate Oracle Users Group.