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Limits of SQL Optimization Toastmasters Talk

I think I’m done with the script for my Toastmaster’s talk: pdf It’s Toastmaster’s talk 3 “Get to the Point” so I’m trying to do a 5-7 minute talk that focuses on how Oracle’s SQL optimizer sometimes chooses a slow … Continue reading

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First draft Sudden SQL Slowness Toastmasters talk

I’m doing Toastmasters to try to improve my speaking and my third talk will be related to why a function on a web site can suddenly slow down due to a change in plan.  It has to be 5 to … Continue reading

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Early morning RMOUG post

Well, it is early Wednesday morning here at the Westin hotel in Denver where the RMOUG Training Days conference is being held. I can’t sleep anyway so I thought I would write-up some of my impressions of yesterday’s presentations. I … Continue reading

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RMOUG Training Days 2018 early registration deadline rapidly approaching

The deadline for early registration for RMOUG Training Days 2018 is rapidly approaching. The deadline is January 12. The early registration fee is $385 for RMOUG members and $450 for non-members. There is a packed agenda over the three-day event. The hotel costs … Continue reading

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Both talks accepted for Collaborate 18

IOUG accepted both my Toastmasters and Python talks for Collaborate 18. RMOUG also accepted them both so I will be doing these two talks in both February and April. I am a little surprised because I have had talks rejected by IOUG … Continue reading

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Two Talks Accepted for RMOUG Training Days

I got two talks accepted for RMOUG Training Days in February. I mentioned these two titles in a earlier post: Python for the Oracle DBA Toastmasters for the Oracle DBA These two talks are about topics that interest me so I … Continue reading

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Submitted two abstracts to RMOUG Training Days 2018

I finally broke down and submitted my two talks to the RMOUG Training Days 2018. I’m not sure how likely I am to get my talks accepted but I learned a lot just through constructing my two abstracts. I have … Continue reading

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Submitted two abstracts for Oracle OpenWorld 2017

I submitted two abstracts for Oracle OpenWorld 2017. I have two talks that I have thought of putting together: Python for the Oracle DBA Toastmasters for the Oracle DBA I want to do these talks because they describe two things that I … Continue reading

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Finished Mathematics for Computer Science class

Today I finally finished the Mathematics for Computer Science class that I have worked on since December. For the last year or two I have wanted to do some general Computer Science study in my free time that is not directly … Continue reading

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Math Resources

I feel like I have not been posting very much on this blog lately. I have been focused on things outside of Oracle performance so I haven’t had a lot of new scripts to post.  I have been quietly updating my … Continue reading

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