Wednesday May 25, 2016

Oracle DW & Big Data Global Leaders Excellence Awards 2016 - Nominations Open

it is again time to nominate your colleague, friend, employee or manager for the DBA of the Year and/or DW & Big Data Leader of the Year Oracle Excellence Award 2016.

Please visit the Oracle Excellence Awards Portal to see further instructions and nomination process:

Submission for DW & Big Data Global Leaders of the Year:

Submission for the DBA of the Year:

The winner will get a free pass to OOW and be awarding at our Worldwide DW & Big Data Global Leaders conference, Sep, 22nd.

DW & Big Data Global Leader of the Year will be asked to present their Big Data project / solution at the event.

Saturday Mar 12, 2016

Invitation: DW & Big Data Global Leaders Program, 2016 Summer Meeting - June 28/29 - Oslo, Norway

Dear Oracle DW & Big Data Global Leaders,

You are invited to our upcoming DW & Big Data Global Leaders Summer Meeting.

This event will occur June 28 and 29th in Oslo at the Scandic Holmenkollen Park Hotel.

During this two day event you will have the unique opportunity to share experience with peers from other companies, Oracle Data Warehousing and Big Data Product Management, Oracle Exadata, Database and Business Intelligence Development, local account teams and our associate partners. Gain from valuable real life experience, best practice advice and latest product insight.


  • Customer presentations on Oracle Big Data, Oracle Adnanced Analytics, Oracle BI, Database 12c.
  • Confirmed speakers: Caixa Bank (ES), ADNOC (UAE), Garanti Bank (TR), SwissRe (CH), Turkcell (TR), BNP Paribas (F) and Wargaming (US).
  • Presentations from Product Management on Metadata Management, Big Data High Availability, Data Governance.
  • Technical Workshop on Big Data Technologies from RittmanMead Consulting.
  • Draft agenda will be send out end of the month.


  • The conference, lunch, dinner and coffee breaks are free of charge.
  • Travel costs and accommodation need to be paid individually by each participant.
  • Registration is limited to two attendees per customer / partner.
  • We have negotiated a special daily hotel rate of NOK 990.- for a single room including breakfast (valid until May 27th).
  • To book a room, please use the reservation code "BORA 270616" when booking the hotel


  • Special thanks to Intel who will be our main conference sponsor for the event.
  • Many thanks to our associate partners: Bicon, FORS, Global Maksimum,
    ISE, RittmanMead,  SumIT, Tradeware, Tripwire Solutions and ZettaSol.

Next Steps :

  • Please register here
  • If you have any question, please do not hesitate to call or e-mail me

I am looking forward to welcoming you in Oslo.

Reiner Zimmermann | Senior Director, DW & Big Data Global Leaders Program
Phone: +41 56 483 3192 | Mobile: +41 79 237 7443
Oracle Server Technologies | DW & Big Data Product Management

Sunday Mar 23, 2014

Harald Stefan from Payback on: Oracle NoSQL DB for their closed loop DW environment

Harald Stefan from Payback in Germany, part of American Express presented their use of Orace NoSQL DB in their closed loop DW recently in
our DW & Big Data Global Leaders Web Seminar series. See presentation here:

Friday Mar 21, 2014

OOW 2014 - Call for paper & submission guidelines

OOW 2014 - call for paper is open. If you would like to submit a paper you can do that here: 

There are some tweaks you might consider when submitting your paper, so we have compiled some
guidelines and best practices for OOW paper submission, many thanks to Keith Laker for his great work.

Good luck, hope to see you in San Francisco in September.

Thursday Mar 20, 2014

Awad Ali El Siddig from ADNOC on: Exadata BI, DBaas, Saas and Big Data Outlook

Awad Ali El Siddig from Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) presented in the January DW & Big Data Global Leaders Web Seminar their
DBaas / BI architecture based on Exadata, their SaaS architecture based on Exalogic and an outlook on their plans for Big Data.
Presentation can be found here:

Welcome to the Blog

Welcome to the DW & Big Data Global Leaders Blog.

this blog is designed to circulate information on our program and our members. We will submit technical articles and will submit public presentations and material from the members of the program.

The program itself is designed to bring together a representative set of our worldwide DW & Big Data customers and offer an open discussion platform and
provide feedback to us from DW & Big Data product management to enhance our products and offerings. 


This blog will inform on upcoming events and workshops, will have public information about our members and have technical guidelines on DW & Big Data implementations and features learned from the members.


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