COUG Sept. 15th Event – featuring Cary Millsap from Method R

Speaker: Cary Millsap, Method R / @CaryMillsap / cary.millsap@method-r.com    

  • Cary Millsap is an entrepreneur, teacher, software designer and developer, software technology advisor, and Oracle software performance specialist. Histechnical papers are quoted in many Oracle books, in Wikipedia, in blogs all over the world, and in dozens of conference presentations each month. His blog(http://carymillsap.blogspot.com/) is read by thousands of people each month
  • He has presented at hundreds of public and private events around the world. He wrote the book “Optimizing Oracle Performance” (O’Reilly 2003), for which he and co-author Jeff Holt were named Oracle Magazine’s 2004 Authors of the Year

Presentation: Thinking Clearly About Performance

Creating high-performance as an attribute of complex software is extremely difficult business for developers, technology administrators, architects, system analysts, and project managers. However, by understanding some fundamental principles, performance problem solving and prevention can be made far simpler and more reliable.

  • However, by understanding some fundamental principles, performance problem solving and prevention can be made far simpler and more reliable
  • This paper describes those principles, linking them together in a coherent journey covering the goals, the terms, the tools, and the decisions that you need to maximize your application’s chance of having a long, productive, high-performance life
  • Examples in this paper touch upon Oracle experiences, but the scope of the paper is not restricted to Oracle products

Date: Thursday September 15, 2011
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Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Presentation: 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
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Location: 5 Calgary Downtown Suites
                     618 – 5th Ave. SW
                     (corner of 5th & 5th)

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Check out the COUG HomePage for further information
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