Tag: conference

Kscope Sunday will be awesome

Yeah yeah I know. What kind of dufus cut-pastes a giant image into their blog post. That would be ….. me But the reality is, there is just soooooo much going on this year on the Sunday before the “official” start of the Kscope…

You need 10 minutes! Not 5, not 15, not 7

What follow is just my opinion….Well duh, it’s a blog, of course it’s just my opinion, but I’ll try back up my rantings and pontificating with some reasoned arguments. Whether at the end of it, you still call my claims total BS is of…

Happy Thanksgiving!

Just a quick blog post from Wellington New Zealand where we have just wrapped up the 2018 APAC Groundbreakers tour. It was a great way to finish the event with a small but enthusiastic crowd here in New Zealand. Obviously our American counterparts in…

The Openworld Mega-Download!

If you are sad and pathetic enthusiastic and interested in content like me, once a large conference like OpenWorld is over, I like to have the content (slides etc ) from not just the sessions I attended, but all of the sessions I could…

OpenWorld is done!

The OpenWorld conference is over for another year. It’s always a thrill, albeit a hard-working thrill, to visit San Francisco and be a part of such a huge event. I’ll have a full wrap up post and video soon, but I wanted to get…

OpenWorld Wednesday – step right up!

If you’ve read my two previous posts on the OpenWorld schedule, you’re probably expecting a huge long list of sessions to pique your interest. But no! There’s only ONE you need on your list The Fast Lane to Database Success [TIP4094] Connor McDonald, Developer…

ODC Appreciation Day–LOB compression

LOBs tend to be large. Well duh…it’s right there in the name! “Large Object”. So one of the cool things I like with the SECUREFILE option in recent releases of Oracle Database is the ability to compress LOBs. Here’s a quick demo of that…