Past Events

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Date: Speaker: Presentation: Material:
2017
March 16th Martin D’Souza
Innovation at Insum
APEX 5.1 New Features **Files not yet available**
Feb 16th Steve Recsky
First4 Database Partners Inc.
Oracle 11.2.0.4 – Free Extended Support was to on May 31, 2017. It is now the end of December 2018 – Now what? **Files not yet available**
Jan 19th Kevin Hayner from Oracle and Jason Popowich from Oracle Oracle Cloud Overview
Modernize Your Cloud to On-premises Integration
**Files not yet available**
2016
Dec 8th Diana Robete
First4 Database Partners
A Good DBA Always Has A Rollback Plan **Files not yet available**
Nov 17th Alex Kizer
Ice Health Systems
MySQL on Amazon RDS MySQL on Amazon RDS
Oct 20th Chandresh (CJ) Johnson
Groundswell Group Inc.
SQL Performance Tuning Strategies in Oracle 11g SQL Performance Tuning Strategies in Oracle 11g
Sept 20th Alberto Fazio
Database & Technology (D&T)
Migration from Oracle Warehouse Builder to Oracle Data Integrator **Files not yet available**
June 23rd Liron Amitzi, DBAces and
Simon Pane, Pythian
Double Presentation 1st Topic – The Optimizer Complexity is Great But…
2nd Topic – Oracle DB Security: Things You Could & Should be Doing Differently!
May 19th Denny Wong
First4 Database Partners Inc.
Oracle RMAN and EMC Data Domain  Oracle RMAN and EMC Data Domain
March 17th Amin Omidi
Shaw
Oracle OEM Provisioning  Oracle OEM Provisioning
January 21st Martin Giffy D’Souza
Insum Solutions Inc.
Open Source Oracle Open Source Oracle: Tools That Make My Life Easier
2015
December 17th Steve Recsky
First4 Database Partners Inc.
Oracle Licensing **Files not yet available**
 November 19th Dr. Randall Dyck and
Mark Zawalykut, NetApp
Double Presentation  1st Topic: Data Warehousing Design and Analysis Tools
2nd Topic: Save on Oracle Licensing and Increase Performance and Reliability
June 18th Jeff Carter, CommVault and
Ray Smith, CGI
CommVault Solutions for Oracle Database Protection Oracle 12c Data Guard ***Files Not Yet Available***
May 21st Martin D’Souza, ClariFit An Overview of new Oracle Development Tools New Oracle Development Tools Overview
April 16th Lance Kimes, ExtraHop Networks Performance Tuning with Wire Data Analytics ***File Not Yet Available***
March 19th Simon Pane, Pythian It’s time to get rid of your tnsnames.ora file – there are better alternatives! Oracle Net Service Name Resolution
February 19th Gordon McCart, Oracle Oracle’s Cloud Strategy and Oracle Consulting Cloud Services ***File Not Yet Available***
January 15th Alex Kizer, Longview Systems Introduction to MySQL Database Introduction to MySQL Database
2014
December 11th Bruce McCartney, First4 Database Partners Inc. In-Memory Option in Oracle 12 In-Memory Option in Oracle 12
November 20th Marcos Nogueira Microsoft Oracle on Microsoft Cloud AZURE Oracle on Microsoft Cloud AZURE
October 23rd David S. Chang and Omar Ahmad, Oracle Double Presentation Part 1: “De-mystifying Oracle Licensing” Part 2: “Reducing the Complexity and Cost of running a Data Centre”
September 19th Alex Fatkulin Eclipsys Solutions Understanding Exadata offloading ***File Not Yet Available***
June 19th Ray Smith CGI Oracle Database 12c Security Auditing Oracle Database 12c Security Auditing
May 15th Jos van Lammeren Lamko Database Solutions Inc. Oracle GoldenGate Oracle GoldenGate
April 17th Martin D’Souza ClariFit Instrumenting your PL/SQL and APEX Applications ***File Not Yet Available***
March 20th Rich Niemiec ROLTA 12c New Tuning Features & Preparing for the Future 12c New Tuning Features & Preparing for the Future
February 20th Jane Lamont geoLOGIC Systems Ltd. Oracle Materialized Views for Replication Oracle Materialized Views for Replication
Janauary 22nd Mike Ault IBM Canada Ltd. Oracle Acceleration with Flash Storage Technology Oracle Acceleration with Flash Storage Technology
2013
December 12th Steve Recsky First4 Database Partners Inc. Oracle RAC with Data Guard and Golden Gate – Examination of 2 X 3-Node Clusters with 2 Data Centers. Oracle Data Guard and RAC
November 21st James Thomson Oracle The Best of Oracle OpenWorld 2013 ***File Not Yet Available***
October 17th Simon Pane First4 Database Partners Inc. Experiences with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Experiences with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c
September 5th Alex Gorbachev CTO at Pythian Double Presentation 1st Topic: Benchmarking Oracle I/O Performance with ORION 2nd Topic: Hadoop for Oracle Database Professionals
June 20th Michelle Malcher IOUG President Oracle Database 12c: Secured – Security New Features and Preparing for the Next Release Oracle Database 12c: Secured – Security New Features and Preparing for the Next Release
May 16th Martin D’Souza ClariFit Building a Better Team ***File Not Yet Available***
April 18th Shannon St. Dennis Oracle The Next Wave of Productivity and Innovation with Oracle Database ***File Not Yet Available***
March 21st Simon Pane First4 Database Partners Inc. Oracle ASM – Letting Oracle manage Your Storage Oracle ASM – Letting Oracle manage Your Storage
February 21st Ray Smith CGI Cross-Platform Database Migration Strategies Cross-Platform Database Migration Strategies
January 17th Adrian Cervatiuc Oracle Oracle Fusion Middleware – Overview Oracle Fusion Middleware – Overview
2012
December 13th Ebtisam Baha’a Halliburton Data Conversion – Real Life Example ***File Not Yet Available***
Novermber 15th Wayne Linton ORA*DBA Systems Consulting Ltd. Accessing your SQL Server Data from Oracle on Linux – for FREE! Accessing your SQL Server Data from Oracle on LinuxWayne’s SQL Scripts
October 18th Wolfgang Breitling Centrex Consulting Corp. Statistics Gathering and Histograms – DOs and DON’Ts Statistics Gathering and Histograms – DOs and DON’Ts
September 20th Steve Recsky and Simon Pane First4 Database Partners Inc. The Debate – “SQL Server vs Oracle” The Debate – “SQL Server vs Oracle”
Sept 20/Oct 18 Maria Anderson IOUG Introduction to IOUG Introduction to IOUG
June 21st Shannon St. Dennis Oracle Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Overview Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c Overview
May 17th Russell Bryant, Groundswell Group & Sue Shaw, Cenovus Energy Inc. Expanding Your Universe with Middleware Expanding Your Universe with Middleware
April 19th Martin Giffy D’Souza ClariFit Common Questions DBAs have about APEX Common Questions DBAs have about APEX
March 15th Simon Pane First4 Database Partners Inc. Oracle Database Security: Beyond the Basics Oracle Database Security: Beyond the Basics
February 16th Kamran Siddique CGI Data Guard Data Guard
January 19th Steve Recsky First4 Database Partners Inc. Oracle Database Refreshes Oracle Database Refreshes
2011
December 15th Trevor Roskewich Nulli Secundus Inc. Identity of the Enterprise Identity of the Enterprise
November 17th Andre Tardif Oracle Canada Oracle Open World Update Oracle Open World Update
October 20th Dean Richards Confio Software Monitoring Oracle Databases in a VMware Environment Monitoring Oracle Databases in a VMware Environment
September 15th Cary Millsap Method R Thinking Clearly About Performance Thinking Clearly About PerformanceClick here to see updated info on this topic from Method R
June 2nd Tom Kyte Senior Technical Architect, Oracle’s Server Technology Division Metadata Matters Metadata Matters
May 19th Simon Pane First4 Database Partners Inc. RMAN – From the Basics to the Cloud RMAN – From the Basics to the Cloud
April 21st Howie Legge AMEC Oracle Forms Application Modernization
March 17th Chad McMahon CGI Method R: Performance Optimization the Smart Way Method R: Performance Optimization the Smart Way
February 17th Kamran Siddique CGI Clusterware 11.2 Clusterware 11.2
January 20th Simon Pane First4 Database Partners Inc. Oracle Tips & Tricks Oracle Tips & Tricks
2010
December 16th Steve Recsky First4 Database Partners Inc. Oracle Large Client Deployment Oracle Large Client Deployment
November 18th Paul Bekker Oracle Corporation Clash of the Titans/Golden Gate Clash of the Titans/Golden Gate
October 21st Wolfgang Breitling Anatomy of a SQL Tuning Session Anatomy of a SQL Tuning Session PDF
September 30th Mel Shum EMC ECM Data Protection for Oracle ECM Data Protection for Oracle
June 10th Dr. Randall Dyck Data Warehousing and Mining Presentation Notes DOC
May 22th Maria Anderson Encana Corporation Mergers and Aquistions: How to Survive as a DBA
April 29th Kamran Siddique CGI 11g R2 Real Application Clusters
February 25th Ray Smith CGI Flashback Technologies Oracle Flashback Examples DOCFlashback PPT
January 28th Ebtisam Baha’a Intervera Data Solutions Data Migration: Challenges and Framework Solutions
2009
December 10th Chad McMahon CGI SQL Tuning for Scalability
November 19th Frank Vandongen Talisman Energy Inc Maximizing Your Oracle Investment
October 22nd Jim Josephs Oracle Corporation Oracle Exadata V2 Oracle Exadata PDF
September 24th Jamie Kinney Amazon Cloud Computing with Oracle
June 25th Bruce McCartney First4 Database Partners Inc Using Oracle Scheduler in 11g
April 30th Martin D’Souza Cognera Corp Migrate Existing Applications to APEX
March 26th Maria Anderson Petro-Canada CSI DBA: Anatomy of a Database Upgrade CSI DBA PPT
Feburary 26th Robert Svoboda Key2Data Ltd. Oracle Data Encryption Oracle Data Encryption



March 16th Presentation Featuring Martin D’Souza from Innovation at Insum

Presentation: APEX 5.1 New Features APEX 5.1 is the latest major release of Oracle Application Express. It has a lot of new features that focus on a richer UI, quicker/easier development tools, and richer out of the box tools for business users. This presentation will cover these features from both a developer’s perspective and highlight […]

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February 16th Presentation featuring Steve Recsky from First4 Database Partners Inc.

Presentation:Oracle 11.2.0.4 - Free Extended Support was to on May 31, 2017. It is now the end of December 2018 ...

January 19th Presentation featuring Kevin Hayner from Oracle and Jason Popowich from Oracle

1st Presentation: Oracle Cloud Overview Oracle Cloud is the industry’s broadest and most integrated public cloud. It offers best-in-class services across software as ...