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Spotlight on Oracle Exadata at Gartner Business Intelligence Summit
At Gartner’s Business Intelligence Summit in Los Angeles; Oracle Vice President Paul Rodwick was joined on stage by representatives from Polk, a leader in automotive data and marketing solutions, to discuss their experiences deploying Oracle Exadata and Oracle Business Intelligence foundation. Since deploying Oracle Exadata, Polk has realized a tenfold improvement in database query speed, with turnaround time for approximately 80 percent of its automotive industry reports shrinking from about five minutes to just seconds.
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Hone Your Oracle Exadata Skills: Best Practices Video Series Now Available
A series of videos covering Oracle Exadata best practices is now available on demand. Each topic is explained by an Oracle development engineer, and any relevant papers and My Oracle Support notes are referenced.
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Oracle President Mark Hurd to Discuss Security at Gartner Conference
Oracle President Mark Hurd will join Michael Chertoff, former Secretary of Homeland Security, and other security experts at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2011, beginning June 20 in Washington DC.
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R.L. Polk Discusses Storage Efficiency with Oracle Exadata

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Webcast Series: Discover the Cloud Advantage for Databases
Mark your calendar for this six-part Webcast series on Private Clouds, beginning with
  • Database Consolidation: Better Data Security at Lower Cost—June 16, 10:00 a.m. PT
  • Storage Management in Private Clouds—July 21, 10:00 a.m. PT
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Kscope11: Interview with ODTUG President Mike Riley
Keeping it Simple: Upgrading to Oracle Database 11g
TVS: SAP on Oracle Database 11g
Enkitec on Exadata
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Managing the Rapid Rise in Database Growth: 2011 IOUG Survey on Database Manageability
A recent Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG) survey on database manageability reveals how DBAs are at a crossroads between traditional database management practices and explosive growth of both the size and number of databases they manage. Discover firsthand how the next-generation of DBAs are meeting these challenges head-on by delivering greater business value through higher service quality, automation, and cost control. Download the report today.
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Oracle Database 11g: Backup and Recovery Workshop
This course reviews the backup and recovery techniques that were covered in the Oracle Database 11g: Administration Workshop I and II courses, and then examines various backup, failure, restore, and recovery scenarios. Students are expected to have some knowledge of Oracle Recovery Manager and Oracle Enterprise Manager in order to perform backup and recovery operations.
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Semtech 2011
June 5–9
San Francisco, California

Cloud Expo
June 6–9
New York

TDWI World Conference
June 6–10
Chicago, Illinois

Gartner Security Summit
Keynote speaker: Oracle President Mark Hurd
June 20–23
National Harbor, Maryland (Washington DC area)

ODTUG Kscope 2011
June 26–30
Long Beach, California

A Day of Real-World Performance
Featuring Tom Kyte, Andrew Holdsworth, and Graham Wood
Full tour schedule available.

Oracle OpenWorld
October 2–6
San Francisco, California

Register for an Oracle Database 11g Event Near You
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