IOUG Webcasts Coming Up in July, August, and September!

Exploring IOUG Survey Results on Database Storage Challenges

Thursday, July 24, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CT

The new IOUG Database Storage Survey Managing Exploding Data Growth in the Enterprise shows that 64% of respondents find keeping up with data growth is the #1 Oracle database management challenge, followed by improving application performance, and reducing storage costs.  

Join this webcast to learn about these and other database storage challenges, discuss the trends, and learn how enterprises may evolve their storage infrastructure to alleviate these challenges.  Speakers include Oracle Database customer and IOUG Storage Special Interest Group (SIG) member Leighton Nelson, who will lend his real-world experience to the discussion.    

During this 45-minute educational Webinar, you will:

  • Learn more about the latest challenges in database storage
  • Learn about how other enterprises are approaching storage for the database
  • See trends that are affecting database performance and agility
  • Discuss existing technologies and learn how Oracle Storage addresses the leading challenges

Upon registration you will receive a copy of this study in preparation for the webinar.

Featured Speakers: Leighton Nelson, Lead Database Administrator, Mercy Health & Kerstin Woods, Oracle, Sr. Principal Product Director

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IOUG BIWA SIG’s 2014 BIWA Virtual Conference

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 & Thursday, July 31, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. CT

This two-day, free virtual conference will focus exclusively on the experiences of real BIWA customers. Learn what they would do differently, what discoveries they made along the way, and how BIWA exceeded their expectations

Click here for more information on the speakers and schedule for the BIWA Virtual Conference.

Register for Day 1: July 30
Register for Day 2: July 31
Delivering Great OBI by Testing Smarter, Not Harder

Thursday, September 4, 2014
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. CT

Changes to Oracle Business Intelligence are inevitable. The problem is that even minor changes can result in unexpected results such as broken dashboards or reports, performance degradation or other similar outcomes that ultimately have a negative impact on user adoption. By leveraging BI Validator's automation capabilities, engineers, business analysts and testing teams can increase test coverage, achieve repeatability and deliver high quality dashboards and reports.

In this seminar, we will discuss:

  • Common OBI testing challenges
  • Overview of BI Validator
  • Regression testing of dashboards with BI Validator
  • Stress testing of dashboards with BI Validator
  • Overview of other available test plans within the platform

At the end of the session, attendees will be able to download BI Validator and install, create and execute test plans in minutes.

Featured Speaker: Adi Buddhavarapu, DataGaps

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