Oracle OpenWorld in Review and Zero Data Loss & Recovery for the Oracle Database – October 26th

Event is free to the public.  Click here to register.

** NOTE: Presentation 2 speaker has changed **

Where & When:

University of Dallas
1845 East Northgate Drive
Gorman Lecture Center, Room A
Irving, TX 75062-4736

Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:00 PM
Thursday, October 26, 2017
7:15 PM

Presentation 1:

Oracle OpenWorld in Review presented by Brent Skillings, Oracle Corporation

Let’s talk about what big announcements were made at OpenWorld.

Presentation 2:

Zero Data Loss & Recovery for the Oracle Database presented by Mike Gaydos, Oracle Corporation

Oracle has reinvented database protection with a groundbreaking solution that’s completely integrated with Oracle Database and eliminates data loss exposure for all databases without impacting production environments. Join us and learn the following:


Why DBAs prefer Oracles Zero Data Loss Recovery Appliance (ZDLRA) over Conventional Backup for Oracle Database
How Oracle ZDLRA shifts focus from just restore to recoverability
How Oracle ZDLRA reduces Recovery Point Objectives (RPO) from hours to sub second


Speaker Bio: Mike Gaydos

31 years IT experience
Started with Oracle in March of 2013 working as an Exadata and Super Cluster Sales Consultant
Currently a Sr. Sales Engineer working with ZDLRA and ZFS
Have worked with Oracle database since version 7
Lives in DFW Area

Other skills include
Reference Architectures/Standards, Technology Planning and Roadmaps, Infrastructure Design, Consulting and Training
Database Selection (e.g. RDBMS, DW, structured data store unstructured data store)
On-boarding New Technologies, Process optimization/refactoring and Building and Extending Platform Capabilities



University of Dallas, Gorman Lecture Center, Room A, 1845 East Northgate Drive, Irving, Texas.  For directions to the campus, see  For a campus map, see 16.pdf. (A good starting place would be to park near the bell tower.)