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WA Craig A Shallahamer Presents Introduction To Oracle Buffer Cache Internals

Where: Verandah Room, Rigbys Bar & Bistro 221 St Georges Tce, Perth WA 6000
When: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 04:30pm - 06:00pm
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Oracle ACE Director Craig A Shallahamer is presenting on Oracle Buffer Cache Internals for DBAs

While Oracle's buffer cache consists entirely of database blocks, the buffer headers and the supporting lists/chains are what makes the buffer cache a consistent topic of importance, interest, and challenge
Craig will role play as a server process performing a variety of server process activities.  Key buffer cache structures, CPU consumption, wait events and more
About Craig
Researcher, writer and teacher focused on Oracle performance analysis.  24+ technical papers. Authored multiple books on performance. Blog A Wider View
Creator and teacher of Advanced Oracle Performance Analysis, Oracle Performance Firefighting, and the Oracle Forecasting & Predictive Analysis courses
After nine years with Oracle Corporation in which he co-founded the Core Technologies and the System Performance Groups, in 1998 he left Oracle to start OraPub Inc
Craig is doing a series of DBA courses in Perth.  See below for info



221 St Georges Terrace, Perth

9324 1196


WA Oracle with 20:20 Foresight Conference and Exhibition

Where: Parmelia Hilton Hotel, Perth
When: 29-30 October 2012

Register now for this premier Oracle user Group Conference - being held 29-30 October 2012 at Parmelia Hilton Hotel Perth. 

Two days of sessions followed by Real World Performance Day on 31 October 2012.

To find out more visit AUSOUG Oracle with 20:20 Foresight Conference Perth

DBA Training Courses - Craig A. Shallahamer

10% discount for AUSOUG members when registering for both courses - use promotion code ASOUG79

Limited to 12 students. I keep my classes relatively small so I have plenty of time to work directly with students


Title: Oracle Performance Firefighting 2012

Title: Advanced Oracle Performance Analysis 2012
Location: Perth
Date: May 17-18 (2 days)
Cost: US$1595

Craig A. Shallahamer

Founder, OraPub - Oracle ACE Director

Twitter: @CShallahamer - LinkedIn


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