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Speaking at Oracle OpenWorld 2017

If you are going to Oracle OpenWorld 2017 please stop by for my presentations.

Step to the Cloud: Ensuring Connectivity to the Cloud
Monday, Oct 02, 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Marriott Marquis (Yerba Buena Level) – Salon 13

In this session learn what to consider when migrating to the cloud. Topics include software-defined wide area networking, Oracle’s Anycast solution, Oracle’s acquisition of Dyn, how hosting client hardware within Equinix data centers improves performance and availability to Oracle’s cloud solution, and data security solutions. The session closes with a positive comparison of hosting on Oracle’s cloud machine when situations warrant.
State of the Art Cloud Platform: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Code: CON1172
Session Type: Conference Session

SAS on Oracle Cloud: Technical Implementation with Docker Containers
Wednesday, Oct 04, 10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Moscone West – Room 2003

Selected as the partner for Oracle/SAS/Arrow to implement, provision, and provide professional services. In this session learn about the features of the solution and why using a Docker container in the Oracle Cloud to run SAS analytics makes both business and technical sense. Hear a summary of the integrated, optimized, turn-key cloud environment, and review the architecture. Attendees also see a demo of deploying the container and using the solution running in the container. Discover how easy it is to build once and run many times, as well as how easily IT departments can save both time and expense with container technology.
State of the Art Cloud Platform: Application Development
Code: CON7548
Session Type: Conference Session

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Oracle Database in the Cloud

Here is another of the “Direction Cloud” webinars.

We cover –
• Provision an instance and administer Oracle Database in the Cloud
• How to use SQL Developer to access instances
• How to use winscp to load data into the new database
• Leverage DBaaS Monitor to check the status of your database
• Demonstrate a step by step process to create a cloud instance from an existing on-prem database backup

And there is a lab guide that is available as well if you wish to perform the steps yourself. Reach out to info and I’ll get a copy to you.

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Oracle Database backup to Oracle Cloud

Below is a webinar that demonstrates the ease at which one can create an Oracle cloud account, and then backup are restore a local Oracle database to it.

We created this using an Oracle Database Appliance as the source, any Oracle database instance can be used, it isn’t ODA specific.

There is an associated lab guide, reach out to and I’ll send you a copy via email.