Oracle Approvals Management (AME) with Client Examples on Thursday, May 4th
DOUG Events
Event is free to the public and will be held at the West Irving Public Library this Thursday, May 4th from 5pm to 7pm.     **PLEASE NOTE THE DATE AND TIME HAVE CHANGED FOR THE E-BUSINESS SUITE MEETINGS. 4444 West Rochelle Road Irving, TX 75062 Presentation Overview:   Oracle Approvals Management (AME) – Client Examples in PO, AP, HR and more (Functional)   AME allows users to define rules for obtaining approvals of various types of transactions. Learn how easy it is to use this powerful functionality to create complex approval rules that meet your unique business requirements. Specific AME …
Making the Cloud Migration a Piece of Cake & Oracle Optimized: AWR, ASH and ADDM Features
DOUG Events
Click here to register for the sessions. Presentation Overview: Making the Cloud Migration a Piece of Cake Mark Hurd was quoted that, “by 2025, 80% of corporate data centers will disappear as the cloud becomes the primary way that information technology is deployed.”  This promise, (or threat) is looming for many DBAs even now as they try to figure out the how of getting their databases into the cloud, how they will manage it all and what tools are out there to assist them. This session will cover how we DBAs often over-think the cloud migration process and how some of …
Today’s the Day! DOUG Mixer at the Northpark Maggiano’s
DOUG Events
This evening, we will be meeting for the DOUG Spring Mixer.  There will be lots of excellent food (including vegetarian options) and networking opportunities with other Oracle professionals.  This season, it will be at the Maggiano’s in Northpark on Thursday, March 23rd and will run from 5pm to 9pm.  Circle the date and bring a guest.  Just remember to register at this link and make sure that your DOUG membership is current.  Admission is free to one DOUG member and his or her invited guest.   DOUGIE of the Year At the mixer, we will be announcing the DOUGie of …
Bert Scalzo Presents DOUG Session on Database Benchmarking, March 30th
DOUG Events
Join the DOUG Database forum on Thursday, March 30th for a presentation entitled, Database Benchmarking: Miseries, Myths and Misconceptions.  It will be presented by Bert Scalzo from Idera. Database benchmarking is a task that many DBA’s only perform on rare occasion – such as before adopting a new hardware and/or software platform. Yet the DBA is often asked to provide an expert opinion on the relative chance for success based upon performing database benchmarks. Yet most database benchmarking projects fail totally or provide less than accurate predictions often resulting in huge surprises. The basic or root cause is almost universally …
Current Trends/Use Cases for Oracle Golden Gate, Feb 23rd
DOUG Events
Oracle GoldenGate is a comprehensive software package for real-time data integration and replication in heterogeneous IT environments, connecting Oracle with SQL Server, mySQL, or other databases. In this session, Ramkumar Rajagopal will dive into how companies are using GoldenGate and what the trends are for the product.