COUG April 19th Event featuring Martin Giffy D’Souza from ClariFit.

Speaker: Martin Giffy D’Souza, ClariFit.

  • Martin is a co-founder and CTO at ClariFit, a consulting firm which specializes in Oracle APEX and PL/SQL development and training. Martin’s experience has been focused on developing database-centric web applications using Oracle APEX.
  • Martin is the author of the popular blog,, and has authored and co-authored various APEX books. He has also presented at numerous international conferences such as APEXposed, and ODTUG Kscope, for which he won the Presenter of the Year award in 2011.
  • Martin is a certified Oracle ACE and holds a Computer Engineering degree from Queen’s University in Kingston Ontario, Canada. He also sits on the ODTUG Board of Directors, a global not for profit organization.

Presentation: Common Questions DBAs have about APEX

DBAs have many responsibilities managing the databases in their organizations. The introduction of Oracle Application Express (APEX) has added some more items to their already demanding list of tasks. This presentation will answer some of the common questions DBAs have about APEX.

  • APEX items to be discussed include: development best practices, release management, automatic backups, and web servers configurations. This presentation is also relevant to developers and they are encouraged to attend.

Date: Thursday April 19, 2012
Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Presentation: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: Suncor Energy Centre (West Tower)
150 6th Avenue SW
17th floor – Room E

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