Speaker Details

Charles Kim is an Oracle ACE Director, VMware vExpert, Oracle Certified DBA, Certified Exadata Specialist, and Certified RAC Expert. Charles specializes in RAC and virtualization and has authored nine books: Oracle Database 11g New Features for DBA and DevelopersLinux Recipes for Oracle DBAsOracle Data Guard 11g HandbookVirtualizing Business Critical Oracle Databases: Database as a ServiceOracle ASM 12c Pocket Reference GuideExadata Expert HandbookVirtualizing HadoopSolaris and Linux Recipes for Oracle DBAsOracle Cloud Pocket Solutions GuideCharles is the current President of the Cloud Computing SIG for IOUG. Find him on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/in/chkim, on Twitter at @racdba, and on the web at http://www.amazon.com/author/ckim.

Link: http://blog.dbaexpert.com.
Paper Title and Abstract

Bulletproof Your Data Guard Environment

Stream: DBA

Compliance to industry best practices can easily be achieved. This session will disseminate fundamental Data Guard best practices and reference architectures that DBAs need to know to protect their Oracle ecosystem. The author of the Oracle Data Guard Handbook will demonstrate how DBAs should set up, configure, and monitor mission-critical Data Guard environments (including Active Data Guard).

Pre-requisites: Just an interest in the topic.
Paper Title and Abstract

Squeeze the Last Ounce Out Of Your Linux Server

Stream: DBA

Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Oracle Linux continues to gain market share as a reliable 7/24 mission-critical enterprise server platform. As a DBA in today's economy, you must possess both the system and database expertise.Learn all the best practices for Red Hat/Oracle Linux 6 and 7 required to implement Oracle Databases. Leveraging real-life experiences and techniques, learn from the co-author of the Linux Recipes for DBAs book by APress on how-to: Leverage PreInstall RPMs to prepare the Linux environment for Oracle database, OEM Agents, and EBusiness Suite environments Setup and leverage a local Yum Repository Setup kernel and network parameters, shell limits, and file limits Setup Huge Pages / Disable Transparent Huge Pages Setup Jumbo Frames Configuring device mapper Oracle ASM Filter Driver, ASMLIB, ACFS configuration Setup correct partition alignment Create databases and ASM diskgroups in silent mode Automate installation of patchsets and patches Automate ORACLE_HOME cloning Create ASM instances in silent mode Setup rsync to synchronize file system from source and target servers Direct NFSAnd much more.

Pre-requisites: Just an interest in the topic.