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Oracle OpenWorld 2016

It’s nearly that time of the year again: Oracle OpenWorld kicks off on September 18th in San Francisco. I’m hoping to meet some of you out there, but for those of you not going I intend to keep you up-to-date with the latest optimizer news by posting updates here during OOW week and more when the dust has settled a bit. For those of you going, the Oracle Optimizer session is on Monday 19th, 1:45pm to 2:30pm in Moscone South—303. The title is Oracle Optimizer: Upgrading Without...

Friday, September 2, 2016 | Oracle OpenWorld | Read More

Oracle OpenWorld 2015

Oracle OpenWorld 2015 is nearly here! Come and see our session on Monday, entitled The Next Generation of the Oracle Optimizer...and How You Can Use It NOW [CON8740]. The session will introduce you to the latest enhancements Oracle has made to make Optimizer statistics more comprehensive and accurate than ever before. You'll get some pointers to the latest best practice too. If you want to get the deepest insight into the Optimizer features available in the latest generation...

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 | Oracle OpenWorld | Read More

Oracle Open World 2013 - It's a wrap

Thanks to all those that attended the Optimizer sessions and stopped by the Optimizer demopod during this years Oracle OpenWorld. It was an amazing conference this year with lots of great technical sessions and interesting discussion at the demo grounds. Since so many folks have emailed me requesting a copy of the Optimizer session presentations I thought it would be a good idea to post them here. The presentation were unfortunately were larger than the 2MB file limit so I...

Saturday, September 28, 2013 | Oracle OpenWorld | Read More

Day 4 of Oracle OpenWorld 2013 September 25th

Thanks to all those who stopped by the demogrounds  to chat with the Optimizer developers and to check out what is new in the Oracle Optimizer over the last two days. Remember, today is the last day of the demogrounds, so if you haven't had a chance to stop by yet, do so today. The Optimizer developers will be there from 9:45 am until 4pm. There are also some great technical session on today, including: Oracle Database In-Memory—The Next Big Thing Session GEN9312 Presented by...

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 | Oracle OpenWorld | Read More

Day 3 of Oracle OpenWorld 2013 September 24th

Hopefully you enjoyed yesterday, the first full day of technical sessions at Oracle OpenWorld and are ready for more today! Today we give our second technical session, Oracle Optimizer Boot Camp: 10 Optimizer Tips You Can’t Do Without (Session CON8643) at 5:15pm, in Moscone South - room 104. In this session Jonathan Lewis will join us to explain the process of analyzing and solving 10 of the most common SQL execution performance problems. A must see for all those interested in...

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 | Oracle OpenWorld | Read More

Day 2 of Oracle OpenWorld 2013 September 23rd

Oracle OpenWorld started yesterday and San Francisco is just buzzing with Oracle folks and the excitement generated by the new Oracle Database In-Memory announcements made by Larry Ellison during last nights keynote! If you are attending the conference don't miss the opportunity to chat with the Optimizer development team at one of our technical sessions or at the Oracle Demo grounds. Our first technical session, Oracle Optimizer: What’s New in Oracle Database 12c? Session...

Monday, September 23, 2013 | Oracle OpenWorld | Read More

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