Search Results for: Toastmasters

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

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

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Toastmaster Talk – DBA Toolkit

Here is a YouTube video of a short Toastmasters talk of mine about a DBA topic.  It was probably too technical for the audience but may interest the readers of this blog. Here was a post about a similar topic: http://www.bobbydurrettdba.com/2012/06/22/working-on-performance-toolkit/ … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments