Upcoming Meeting December 01, 2016

We are pleased to invite you to the Ohio Oracle Users Group 3rd Quarter meeting on Dec, 1  2016.

Meeting Location :
Dublin Community Recreation Center at Coffman Park
5600 Post Rd Dublin, OH 43017 (614) 410-4550
This facility provides free wireless internet access

The guest speakers are :

Jim Czuprynski,  Dallas Deeds and  George Spears .
Enjoy a full day of education and networking with Oracle Experts. This meeting will truly enhance your Oracle knowledge. We look forward to seeing you!

Please RSVP to  mbrown7@prodigy.net

Meeting Cost:
· Non-member attendees $25 + Paypal Fee.

Meeting Schedule:

08:00 – 09:00 A.M :   Registration / Breakfast
09:00 – 09:05 A.M :   Announcements -Introduction of the speakers
09:05 – 10:05 A.M :   Oracle New Feature 12c – George Spears
10:05 – 11:00 A.M :  Oracle Database Cloud Services – George Spears
11:00 –  12:00 A.M :   DBA, Heal Thyself: Five Diseases of IT Organizations and How to Cure Them – Jim Czuprynski
12:05 – 12:30 P.M :   Lunch
12:30 – 01:30 P.M :   Leveraging Oracle 12c Database’s Real Application Testing (RAT) Suite – Jim Czuprynski
01:30 – 02:30 P.M :   SQLT   – Dallas Deeds
02:30 – 03:30 P.M :  Ramping Up to the Next Release of the Oracle Database  – Jim Czuprynski
03:30 – 04:00 P.M :   Member Announcements, Gift Drawings
Sponsor: Thank You for supporting the Ohio Oracle Users Group 3rd Quarter Meeting!


Jim Czuprynski


Jim Czuprynski has over 30 years of professional experience in his career in information technology, serving diverse roles at several Fortune 1000 companies before becoming an Oracle DBA in 2001. He was awarded the status of Oracle ACE Director in March 2014 and is a sought-after public speaker on Oracle Database technology features, presenting topics at Oracle OpenWorld, IOUG’s COLLABORATE, Hotsos Symposium, Oracle Technology Network ACE Tours, and Oracle User Group conferences around the world.

As of August 2015 Jim has joined OnX Enterprise Solutions as their Strategic Solutions Architect focusing on Oracle Database technology, especially Oracle Database 12c as well as Oracle’s Enterprise Systems, especially Exadata, SPARC Supercluster, and Oracle Database Appliance, and ZS3/4.
Jim has authored over 100 articles focused on facets of Oracle Database administration to his credit since 2003 at databasejournal.com and ioug.org. Jim’s blog, generally … It Depends (http://jimczuprynski.wordpress.com), contains his regular observations on all things Oracle. His first book, Oracle Database Upgrade, Migration and Transformation Tips & Techniques, was published in June 2015 through Oracle Press.

Dallas Deeds


Senior Oracle DBA, experienced in Oracle 7.3 -> 12.1.
Primary focused on advanced performance tuning for last 9 years
Experienced with RAC (multinode and one-node), performance optimization, backup & recovery, high-availability, Dataguard, ASM, basically everything Oracle for a large insurance company.

George Spears


George Spears is the Director of Database Solutions for Oracle National Accounts.  George brings over 30 years of IT experience and technology leadership to his role at Oracle.  George’s original tenure at Oracle was from 1990 to 2010.  George has worked with over half of the Fortune 100 in his role at Oracle, been recognized as National MVP for multiple years at Oracle, founded various competitive programs, and presented at Oracle Open World.  After a short period away, George returned in 2014 in his current role as Director of Database Solutions.

In George’s current role, he is responsible for all Database and Engineered Systems technology within Oracle’s National organization. George has an in-depth understanding of how Oracle’s technologies and products can help customers solve today’s challenging business problems.

In addition to Oracle, George has worked for both EMC and IBM, as well as the United States Air Force