Iowa Oracle User's Group, Des Moines, IA USA
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We invite any and all to attend our meeting. We do not charge dues or allow soliciting. Please come and be as involved or uninvolved as you feel comfortable. Please feel free to share this web page with anyone that would be interested in attending.
May 28, 2013 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM at the DMACC campus. Troy Frericks will build a 3 node RAC Cluster using Intel technology, free & open source software, and Oracle's software available for free download when used for testing and demonstration purposes. This will be a great 'hands on' approach to setting up this shared Oracle environment. Troy's notes are available at the RAC Demo page.
Also, on the 28th, Ed Whalen, Oracle ACE & RAC Expert to discuss Optimizing Oracle 11gR2 RAC and RAC Best Practices...
Oracle RAC is a powerful, yet complicated product. In order to take full advantage of the benefits of RAC they must be properly planned and implemented. In order to understand how to best utilize RAC you must be familiar with the benefits and drawbacks of RAC. This presentation will provide insight into how RAC can benefit you, if properly used. The presentation will include the following:
- Intro to Oracle Maximum Availability
- Overview of the RAC Architecture
- When RAC benefits you
- RAC implementation gotchas
- Configuring RAC for optimal performance
- Monitoring and Managing Oracle RAC with OEM Cloud Control 12c
Career Overview and Summary
Edward Whalen is an Oracle ACE and the Chief Technologist at Performance Tuning Corporation (www.perftuning.com), a consulting company specializing in database performance, administration, virtualization and disaster recovery solutions with over 25 years of experience. He has extensive experience in system architectural design for optimal performance. His career has consisted of hardware, OS, database and virtualization projects for many different companies. Edward Whalen has written six books on Oracle products and five books on MS SQL Server and has just completed the Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Deep Dive book for Oracle Press. He has also worked on numerous benchmarks and performance tuning projects with both Oracle and MS SQL Server.
Sep 5, 2013 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM at the DMACC campus. A Data Warehouse/BI meeting with experts from the field. Dan will also do a live presentation on BI Publisher.
DMACC, Ankeny, IA; Building 7; Oak Room
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