2004 Events

Applications Forum and Business Intelligence Focus Group
DateTopicLocation
April 20, 2004Join us for the 1st DOUG ApplicationsForum Group MeetingSMU in Legacy Campus
August 5, 2004BI Meeting: Reggie Nitcher, Lead Architect on a 10 terabyte data warehouse for Caremark, will present on data cleansing and data quality using tools from FirstLogic and Informatica
Sanjay Mishra, Director Internal Systems at Handango, will present a case study of drastic performance tuning.
SMU in Legacy Campus
September 30,2004BI Panel discussion with Oracle DBA’s on performance, tuning and loading challenges associated with large databases.
4:30-6:00p
SMU in Legacy Campus
October 21, 2004Oracle Applications Day.Westin Galleria
December 2, 2004BI Meeting: Customer/Vendor Case Study Joint Presentation by: David Akina of Trinity Industries and Shannon Mayfield, Noetix
Business Intelligence Options for Oracle Applications Customers by Mike Spencer, Jaros Technologies Partner.
SMU in Legacy Campus
February , 200505 BI Meeting: Presentation #1: By Kyle Foster of Decision Point Software
Presentation #2: By Rodney Cole of CLD Solutions
SMU in Legacy Campus

 

Special Events
DateTopicLocation
April 21, 2004In conjunction with DOUG, SMU’s Advanced Computer Education Center will host a CIO Panel. Join us for a lively discussion with some of Dallas’ industry leading companies including:

  • Howard Moore – CIO, EADS Telecom (Airbus sister company)
  • Bertrand Petit – CIO, Rexel USA
  • Sheldon Arora – CEO, Esoftsolutions
SMU in Legacy Campus
April 23, 2004OAUG/Solution Beacon Road to Orlando
June 24, 2004Membership Drive Summer Mixer: Thank you to our sponsors: Oracle       EADS Telecom   and G.F. Prime – The newest Hot Spot in Dallas.
Over 100 members had fun, enjoyed the buffet and blue martinis!
December16, 2004Holiday Party 5pm-9pm:  Sponsors are welcome to join Oracle  ,  Keste  and G.F. Prime –

DOUG Monthly Meeting  
DateTopicLocation
1/15/2004Oracle 10g: SQL New Features – Sanjay Mishra, I2 dba Lead (coauthor of Mastering Oracle SQL, Oracle SQL Loader: The Definitive Guide, Oracle Parallel Processing)

Oracle 10g: Oracle Enterprise Manager deep dive – Ron Gray, Oracle Corp. Database Solutions and Team
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
2/19/2004Essential IT Considerations for Sarbanes-Oxley Act: Have you met your Certification requirements? – Adil Khan, Fulcrum Information Technology

How to meet the Sarbanes-Oxley challenge with Oracle Collaboration Suite – Errol Conor, Oracle Corp. Solutions Architect
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
3/18/2004Part 1: Oracle Application Server 10g – An Evolution to the Grid – Jill Jennings, Oracle Corp. Solutions Architect

Part 2: Managing Oracle Application Server 10g – An Evolution to the Internet – Jill Jennings, Oracle Corp. Solutions Architect
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
4/15/2004“Let the Oracle speak” Interactive Voice Response for Oracle Applications. – Ricky Burke, Sr. Oracle dba, DISD

Powerful applications out of thin air! Experience ERP in the Palm of you hand. – EADS Telecom CIO, Howard Moore and team: John Reeder, Srirama Ayyeppen
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
5/20/2004Are you buying this? Oracle Sourcing for your entire buying process. – Rodney Hauth, Sr. Sales Consultant, Supply Chain Applications, Oracle Corp

10g new feature – HTML DB The “Centralized” Personal Database Environment – Mark Musser and Ron Gray, Sr. Solutions Architect, Oracle Corp.
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
6/17/2004Post Upgrade Support in the Release 11i World – Peter Adamson / John Stouffer, SolutionBeacon

ERP Project Control Strategies: Saving Your ROI with ACM – Allan Hooks – Cover article for the Summer 2004 OAUG Insight Magazine and Keith Conn, InternextGroup
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
7/15/2004The Revolution in Database Backup & Recovery – Mark Jumaga, President and CTO, Database Appliances

Advanced Index Topics: covers the Oracle Index Internal Structures and performance issues that plague all database engines: the relationship between Index leaf blocks and the data blocks they point to. Covers 9i and 10g index-related parameter settings – Dan Hotka, Author/Instructor/Oracle db Expert
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
8/19/2004RFID Technology Defined – Current and Future Impact on Your Business! – Dan Kubala, ClearOrbit, Director of Marketing

How will the new financial transactions standards affect you? – Susan Colles, VP Global Treasury Services, Bank of America
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
9/16/2004
Secure Documents in Oracle: How Business Information Delivery can provide a 90 day ROI and reduce your costs by 90%. – Jasen W.T. Judd, MBA, Captaris Solutions Consultant – Vector ESP
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
10/21/2004NOW part of Oracle Applications Day at the Westin Galleria.Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
11/18/2004Physical/Logical Standby Databases with 11i Finapps – Learn how to implement a standby database with your 11i system – Adam Janbolat, Principal, DBA4aDAY

An Introduction to Oracle Wait Interface – Kirtikumar Deshpande, Sr Oracle DBA, Verizon Information Services
Oracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX
12/16/2004HOLIDAY PARTY 5pm-9pm G.F. Prime Steackhouse & BarOracle Corporation
Las Colinas, TX