Free Webinar with Cary Millsap, Kerry Osborne and Karen Morton

July 27th, 2011

Thursday, July 28 11:00am PDT  :  Register Here

Last post I talked about the  Method R performance tuning tools for Oracle.  The creation of these tools was spear headed by Cary Milsap  and now Cary will be talking live, for free, in two days on  a webinar  along with Kerry Osborne and Karen Morton.

Get the skinny on Oracle performance tuning straight from the horses mouth!

This will be a techincal webinar with good technical content. The webinar is being hosted by  Embarcadero.  Here is the writeup on the webinar from Embarcadero.



Oracle performance tuning and optimization is not always easy. Now’s your chance to hear from people who have been there and ask them the questions that are keeping you up at night.

Three senior DBAs and performance tuning specialists and members of the elite OakTable network will discuss best performance optimization and tuning practices for the Oracle® Database.

Participate in this online roundtable to gain specific insight and learn about advanced performance tips for the Oracle® Database. During this event you will:

  • Learn how to improve Oracle performance and availability while improving productivity
  • Understand about best practices and tips from very senior Oracle DBAs from the OakTable network
  • Interact with experts by submitting questions, prior and during the webinar, and sharing your more painful performance optimization challenges with our panel

About our panelists:
Karen Morton is a Senior DBA Performance and Tuning Specialist for Fidelity Information Services. Having used Oracle since the early 90’s, she began consulting and teaching others how to use Oracle over a decade ago. Karen is a frequent speaker at conferences and user groups, an Oracle ACE, and a member of the OakTable network. Karen has co-authored three books from Apress: Beginning Oracle SQL, Pro Oracle SQL and Expert Oracle Practices: Oracle Database Administration from the Oak Table. She blogs at

Cary Millsap has been part of the Oracle community since 1989. He is the founder and president of Method R Corporation. He is widely known in the Oracle community as a speaker, educator, consultant, and writer. He wrote Optimizing Oracle Performance  with Jeff Holt, and he is a co-author of Oracle Insights: Tales of the Oak Table . Cary is also an architect of the Method R software tools that help professionals around the world manage Oracle performance. He blogs at and tweets at

Kerry Osborne began working with Oracle in 1982. He has worked both as a developer and a DBA. For the past several years, he has been focused on understanding Oracle internals and solving performance problems. He is an OakTable member and is the author of an upcoming Apress book Expert Oracle Exadata. Mr. Osborne is also a co-founder of Enkitec, an Oracle-focused consulting company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. He blogs at link:

Register today. And don’t forget to fill in your questions on the webinar registration form.



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