Tag Archive: Oracle Cloud

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 – Cloud Experience Workshop Recap

You really can’t go anywhere these days without hearing about the “cloud”.  If you’re an Oracle technologist you should be well aware of all the Oracle Cloud offerings that are available.  If you’re a DBA then it’s critical to understand the role of the Oracle Cloud in your day to day decisions for current and upcoming IT projects. The COUG had an awesome Cloud Experience workshop at the end of October where we were able to experience building a database (single instance or even RAC) in the Oracle Public Cloud. Our workshop was led by Oracle Ace, Erik Benner.  Erik started…
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