COUG November 15th Event featuring Wayne Linton from ORA*DBA Systems Consulting Ltd.

Speaker: Wayne Linton, ORA*DBA Systems Consulting Ltd.

  • Wayne is an Oracle Certified DBA, instructor, past-president of COUG, and has presented at OpenWorld, Oracle Days, and COUG.
  • He has over 40 years experience in IT, more than half of that as an Oracle DBA, and has been published in Oracle Magazine and IOUG’s Select Journal.
  • Wayne is Principal Consultant at ORA*DBA Systems Consulting Ltd., providing remote DBA support to clients in Canada and the U.S. … and has a huge passion for Application Express!

Presentation: Accessing your SQL Server Data from Oracle on Linux – for FREE!

This presentation will take you through the steps to access your SQL Server data from within Oracle running on Linux.

  • Many businesses today run a mixture of Oracle and SQL Server databases. Often it is necessary to combine both in reports and business processes.
  • It is possible to use Oracle database links to view your SQL Server data using ODBC from Linux. ODBC drivers are available at a cost from various 3rd-party vendors as well as Oracle’s gateway for SQL Server.
  • But in the spring of 2012, Microsoft released an ODBC driver for 64-bit Linux that provides this functionality – for FREE.

Date: Thursday November 15, 2012
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Registration: 8:00 am
Presentation: 8:30 am – 9:30 am

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Presentation Location:
Suncor Energy Centre (West Tower)
150 6th Avenue SW
17th floor – Room 17K
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