Webcasts & Online Events

    Or is it TechCast, or simply Online Event? You’ll see them all here because IOUG draws Oracle speakers, experts and presenters from all over the place (and they can call their events whatever they like). What they have in common, though, is professionalism, passion and a goal of bringing you smart and actionable information you can use right away. Whether registering for an upcoming event or looping back to check out ones you missed, you've come to the right place for all things Oracle. 

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    Run Live Business by Integrating Data from Any Source with In-Memory Platform
    October 26, 2016, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. CT

    Today’s digital technologies are enabling new business models and creating new business opportunities to growth revenue. But the majority of the traditional businesses are not agile enough to act in the moment because they cannot gain complete view of their business.

    While in-memory data management platforms such as SAP HANA promise faster data processing and advanced analysis, it important to integrate data from existing sources to gain complete view of the business.

    Attend this session to learn

    • What is SAP HANA platform?
    • How to integrate data from Oracle database with SAP HANA Platform?
    • How to get started?

    Featured Speaker:

    • Reddy Venumbaka, Director of SAP HANA Platform Product Marketing, SAP

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    12 Months of Database 12c: The Sweet Treat of Bite-sized Cloud Databases
    October 27, 2016, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CT

    Join Oracle and community experts as they give a first look at Oracle's new Exadata Cloud Services, including Exadata express. After an overview and demo of key features, IOUG 12c SIG leader and Oracle ACE Anuj Mohan and Oracle expert Todd Bottger will discuss the most common questions that IOUG members have about where, when and how to utilize cloud services for data. Bring your questions for an interactive dialogue!

    Featured Speakers:

    • Anuj Mohan, Oracle ACE, Technical Account Manager, Data Intensity
    • Todd Bottger, Product Manager, Oracle Corporation

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    Oracle WebCenter Sites Product Roadmap Review
    October 31, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CT

    Learn about the exciting new features available in Oracle WebCenter Sites for the 11g and 12c releases. Understand how marketers, content contributors, developers, and administrators can take advantages of the advancements made in the latest release of Oracle WebCenter Sites. Get a sneak peek into what’s coming in Oracle WebCenter sites. 

    Featured Speaker:

    • Sripathy Rao, Product Manager, Oracle Corp.

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    Exadata Virtual Conference
    Tuesday, November 8 and Wednesday, November 9, 2016

    Tuesday, November 8, 2016

    Revolutionizing Compute and Data Management
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. CT

    Database architectures are fundamentally changing due to new technologies and new requirements. Organizations must understand and embrace these transformations to thrive in the future. This has never been more evident than with Oracle Database 12c, which has been the most rapidly adopted release in over a decade. This session provides a technical introduction to what's new in Oracle Database 12c and Oracle¹s Engineered systems. We will also describe which industry transformation inspired each enhancement and explain how you can embrace each transformation while preserving your existing investments.

    Featured speaker:

    • Maria Colgan, Master Product Manager, Oracle

    Scaling Your Business with Exadata: A Case Study of Fanatics' Exadata Deployment
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. CT

    Exadata is the foundation for mission critical business applications at thousands of companies.  Fanatics is the leading supplier of “Officially Licensed Everything.”  Fanatics had out grown its current homegrown e-commerce and warehouse management systems and needed a solution that was available, scalable, performant, easy to manage and could be brought on-line quickly.  The Fanatic’s case study will review Fanatics’s Business Challenges, Solution Selection, Exadata Deployment, Exadata Experiences as well as Key Learnings and Future Plans.

    Featured speakers:  

    • Michael Lykam, Director – Data Services Fanatics
    • Kurt Schmutz, Consulting Member of Technical Staff, Oracle

    Best Practices for Getting Started with Oracle Database In-Memory
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016, 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. CT

    Oracle Database In-Memory is one of the most fascinating new database options in a long time, promising an incredible performance boast for analytics. This presentation provides a step-by-step guide on when and where you should take advantage of Database In-Memory, as well as outlining strategies to help you ensure you get the promised performance boast regardless of your database environments. These strategies include how to identify which objects to populate into memory, how to identify which indexes to drop, and details on how to integrate with other performance enhancing features. With easy-to-follow real-world examples, this presentation explains exactly what steps you need to take to get up and running on Oracle Database In-Memory.

    Featured speaker:

    • Andy Rivenes, Sr. Principal Product Manager, Oracle 

    Wednesday, November 9, 2016

    Exadata Cloud Service Use Cases
    Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. CT

    Exadata Cloud Machine and Exadata Cloud Service extend the customer acquisition and deployment models for Exadata. The Cloud deployment models enable customers to experience the Exadata Cloud on premises or in the Oracle Public Cloud. With these acquisition models, customers are able to try and experience the cloud while having  a new set of alternatives how to develop, test, run production and provide disaster recovery of mission critical applications. This presentation will review the Exadata services, provide an overview of Exadata Cloud Service Use Cases and provide customer deployment examples.

    Featured speaker:

    • Mathew Steinberg, Sr. Principal Product Manager, Oracle

    Oracle Maximum Availability Architecture for the Cloud
    Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. CT 

    Attend this technical deep dive to learn how Oracle Database Cloud Service and Oracle Exadata Cloud Service address the high availability (HA) and disaster recovery (DR) requirements of business-critical databases. Learn simple ways to protect on-premises databases using Oracle Recovery Manager backups to the cloud or Oracle Active Data Guard replication to the cloud for real-time data protection and fastest recovery time. See automated tooling that simplifies the deployment and management of an HA configuration. Understand how backups and DR copies of production databases in the cloud can be used to increase return on investment by dual-purposing for reporting, cloning, development and test activities. Also learn about reference Maximum Availability Architectures to satisfy RTO/RPO goals.

    Featured speaker:

    • Sridhar Ranganathan, Sr. Principal Product Manager, Oracle

    Exadata Software Deep Dive
    Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. CT

    Exadata is the ultimate platform on which to run the Oracle Database to achieve the highest levels of performance, availability, scalability and manageability.  Exadata combines the highest performing hardware with software that further leverages the hardware to provide these extreme capabilities – capabilities not obtainable in any other platform.  This presentation will review recent and upcoming Exadata software enhancements for Smart Analytics, Smart Storage, Smart OLTP and Smart Consolidation.

    Featured speaker:

    • Gurmeet Goindi, Technical Product Strategist

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    VMSIG Webcast: Monster VMs (Database Virtualization) Doing IT Right Part 2
    November 29, 2016, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. CT

    Monster VM’s was a Top 10 VMWorld 2016 presentation. This presentation will cover both Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server. Due to the high amount of content it will be broken into 2 parts. Databases by their very nature are Monster VM’s. If Monster VM’s are not virtualized properly they will never perform well and can negatively performance of other VM’s on the hosts. In this presentation we will teach you how to properly virtualize Monster VM/Databases. We will discuss why you virtualize, installation issues, how to Architect for performance, the storage layer, the processor, Memory considerations, the network layer. Topics include NUMA, Memory reservations, how to avoid common mistakes. Lesson learned here help you optimize any workload you are virtualizing. With Special emphasis on Monster VM’s.

    Learning Objectives:

    • Learn Best Practices Around Virtualizing Monster VM’s 
    • Learn how to avoid the Most Common Pitfalls when you attempt to virtualize a Monster VM
    • Learn the business case for virtualizing Monster VM’s

    Featured Speaker:

    • Michael Corey, VMSIG President

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    Data Visualization and Discovery
    December 20, 2016, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CT (Originally: October 20, 2016)

    For years, the ability to analyze data to discover new insights through impressive visualizations and rapid prototyping with custom, ad hoc, or enterprise data has been out of reach for Oracle customers. Now, as part of the Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition system, Oracle Business Intelligence Visual Analyzer technology has filled the gap with an integrated solution that gives business users and developers alike the power to gain insights. In this session, you will see a demo of Oracle Business Intelligence Visual Analyzer, taking a real-world business use case from end to end, to learn how straightforward it is to tell a compelling story with data and prototype with greater speed, while gaining insights into information with this new cutting-edge data visualization access.

    Featured Speaker:

    • Christian Screen, Oracle Analytics Practice Manager, Datavail

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