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Oaktable World 2015

oaktable World 2015
Event date: 
Mon, 2015-10-26 - Tue, 2015-10-27

Agenda for Oaktable World 2015, located at Creativity Museum, is

 time Monday Oct 26 Tuesday Oct 27
8  8:30 – Welcome with Mogens  Toon Koppelaars – hash joins and Bloom filters
9 Mark W. Farnham – Minimizing the concurrency footprint of transactions with Logical Units of Work stored in PL/SQL Kyle Hailey – Virtual Data

Kerry Osborne – SQL Translation Framework

Kellyn Pot’Vin-Gorman, AWR Warehouse Trending and Analysis with OBIEE
11 Greg Rahn – Taming JSON with SQL: From Raw to Results

Marco Gralike – Improving XML performance with the 12c In-Memory Column Store

12 ted talks ted talks

Dan Norris – Exadata Database Machine Security

Cary Millsap – Performance

2  John Beresniwicz – AWR Ambiguity: What do do when the numbers don’t add up?

Gwen Shapira – Real-time data integration

3 Kevin Closson – Modern Platform Topics for Modern DBAs

Alex Gorbachev – Big Data 

4 Tanel Poder – Connecting Oracle with Hadoop  Chris Antognini – Adaptive Dynamic Sampling

Ted Talks between noon and 1pm

 Monday  Tuesday
 Eric Grancher – graphing outliers Jonah H. Harris – Manipulating the Oracle Call Interface

Greg Rahn- What Cloud Can Offer For A DBMS

Kellyn Pot’Vin-Gorman – TBD

Jonathan Lewis – indexes, column groups and 12c

Jonathan Lewis Virtual columns


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Oaktable World

Oaktable World 2014
Event date: 
Mon, 2014-09-29 - Tue, 2014-09-30

Monday Sept 29 and Tuesday Sept 30, same location as last year.
New this year will be hands on labs in an adjacent room where you can install Delphix and DBvisit on your lap top or get a version to take home and learn how to install it at home.
Details forthcoming


  • Tanel Poder
  • Connor McDonald
  • Alex Gorbachev
  • Martin Back
  • Jeremiah Wilton
  • Karl Arao
  • Tim Gorman
  • Kevin Closson
  • Riyaj Shamsudeen
  • Greg Rahn
  • Eric Grancher
  • Christian Antognini
  • Kellyn Pot’vin
  • Jonathan Lewis (tentative)
  • Kyle Hailey
  • Steve Karam



CBO Days 2014

CBO Days 2014
Event date: 
Tue, 2014-06-10 - Wed, 2014-06-11

C14 OakTable World Las Vegas

Event date: 
Thu, 2014-04-10

 One of those events you don't want to miss.


Event date: 
Mon, 2014-04-07 - Fri, 2014-04-11

We are pleased to announce that the annual Oracle users conference COLLABORATE 14 - IOUG Forum will take place in Las Vegas from April 7-11, 2014 at the Venetian and Sands Expo Center.  This is a once-a-year opportunity to connect with the members of not one but three Oracle users groups (IOUG, OAUG and Quest) as well as with the top names and faces in the Oracle community.

RMOUG Training Days 2014

Rocky Mountain Oracle Users Group, based in Colorado USA
Event date: 
Wed, 2014-02-05 - Fri, 2014-02-07

OakTable World UK 2013

OakTable World UK 2013 Conference - Manchester 2-3 December 2013
Event date: 
Mon, 2013-12-02 - Tue, 2013-12-03

UKOUG Tech13

Event date: 
Sun, 2013-12-01 - Wed, 2013-12-04

 A large number of OakTable members will be speaking at UKOUG's Tech13 event in December. We hope to see you there!

Oak Table World 2013 (OTW13)

Session from OTW 2012
Event date: 
Mon, 2013-09-23 - Tue, 2013-09-24

Enkitec Extreme Exadata Expo (E4)

Exadata Conference
Event date: 
Mon, 2013-08-05 - Tue, 2013-08-06

You're invited to E4 2013!

Enkitec Extreme Exadata Expo (E4) is the only conference with a focus on the Oracle Exadata platform. E4 will bring together a team of world-renowned Oracle Exadata experts who will present proven methods and techniques gained while working with mission critical applications in production environments.

The E4 speakers list features many OakTable members including Karl Arao, Martin Bach, Maria Colgan, Frits Hoogland, Karen Morton, Kerry Osborne, Tanel Poder and Gwen Shapira.

The E4 2013 agenda has been expanded to show how the Oracle Exadata platform is being used in conjunction with Big Data to manage large and diverse data sets. The Big Data keynote will be presented by Doug Cutting, creator of hadoop. Sessions in this half day track will discuss how to use Apache Hadoop as part of a Big Data architecture and when it is a suitable solution for enterprise data management.

Register today to take advantage of this unique opportunity to interact with industry luminaries and real world Oracle Exadata and Big Data experts.