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Chicago Oracle Users Group Meeting September 26th 2017 – Recap

Our Chicago Oracle Users Group meeting on September 26th marked our fourth meeting of 2017.  We had two Oracle ACEs and one Oracle ACE Director.  Thank you Craig Shallahamer, Francis Mignault, and Jorge Rimblas for bringing us five outstanding presentations! Agenda We held the meeting at my old employer, The Pampered Chef, which is located in the suburb city of Addison.  Pampered Chef’s auditorium is an awesome meeting space!  The same location was used in for one of our 2016 meetings as well (recap here).  The meeting had five presentations, lunch, raffles, and a whole lot of networking! Presentations A lot of…
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Chicago Oracle Users Group Meeting August 8th 2017 – Recap

Our recent Chicago Oracle Users Group meeting on August 8th marked our third meeting of 2017.  We had not one but two Oracle ACE Directors!  Nitin Vengurlekar and Richard Niemiec brought us a total of five feature packed presentations! Agenda The day went by very quickly.  The location of the meeting was the Prairie Center for the Arts in Schaumburg.  This was our first meeting at this location and we used the lecture hall.  I loved this space as it had good acoustics and plenty of seating.  We did something special and live streamed the sessions with the help of ProHuddle….
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Chicago Oracle Users Group Meeting June 22nd 2017 – Recap

We had our second Chicago Oracle Users Group meeting of 2017 on June 22nd.  We were fortunate to get Willie Hardie, Vice President, Oracle Database Product Management and Oracle ACE Director, Jim Czuprynski. What’s New in Oracle Database 12c Release 2 First, Willie presented an awesome talk on What’s New in Oracle Database 12c Release 2.  This included but was not limited to some cool new features in the areas of: Enhancements on In-Memory Online Tablespace encryption PDB Hot Clone Oracle Sharding Big Data – Partitioned External Tables Enhancements in Approximate Query Processing You can learn about these features and many more in detail…
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