Webinar: I’ll be repeating my presentation ”Smarter Statistics in 11g”. The sessions will be at 6:00 pm BST (biased towards the US East Coast), and 9:00 pm BST (biased towards the US west coast). Places will be limited to 100 – but if the demand is high enough I will do further repeats at a later date. Details of how to register will be posted in a couple of days’ time.
11th – 12th July
UK / Web: (provisional) I will be delivering my tutorial Indexing Strategies as a “Live Virtual Class” spread over two days. The event is being arranged by Oracle Education. Registration and timing details to follow.
1st – 10th Aug
Latin America: (provisional) I will be taking part in the southern half of the LA OTN Tour covering: Chile 01/08, Peru 03/08, Uruguay 06/08, Argentina 08/08, and Brazil 10/08
12th – 13th Sep
UK/WWW: Oracle University have asked me to present “Beating the Oracle Optimizer” as a live virtual class (LVC) spread over two days. Details to follow
22nd – 25th Sep
San Francisco: (provisional) I’ve put in a couple of abstracts for Open World – waiting to see if they’ve been accepted. A couple about statistics, one about partitioning – all 12c, of course.
26th – 27th Sept
Minneapolis, USA: I will be presenting a new two-day tutorial which is a verbal update on the classic “Practical Oracle 8i”. The focus of the course is on the different physical structures available in an Oracle database that can allow you to minimise house-keeping overheads and maximise performance. If you attend this course you will be better equipped to recognise how to do things behind the scenes to make your Oracle systems operate more efficiently. This trip is being arranged by John Goodhue of SpeakTech.
Bratislava, Slovakia: (provisional) I’ll be presenting the tutorial Beating the Oracle Optimizer. This event is being run by Oracle University under their Celebrity Seminar series; details at this URL.
25th – 26th Oct
Beijing, China: (provisional) I’ve been invited to take part in the All China Oracle User Group conference. I may only be able to get there for the sessions in Beijing, although the tour is going on to a couple of other major cities.