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OAUG Forum
April 7-11, 2014
The Venetian and Sands Expo Center
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
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Monday, April 7, 2014
9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Pre-registration for this program is required and space is limited. Select this option during conference registration to reserve your place. There is no additional fee to attend this program.

Keynote: Cloud Odyssey: A Hero’s Quest

Oracle Cloud Odyssey
Sandra Cheevers, Oracle
9 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

The time has come for humanity’s first interstellar trek to Terranuvem, the cloud planet, and Chief Engineer Cyrus Agarwal has been chosen to ready a ship for the voyage. He must make the right architectural choices to transform the ship for the long journey and be prepared for the unknown. He will be tested and overcome challenges during the mission. Join Cyrus and the crew of the Stratus for a unique, sci-fi movie experience while learning key success factors for your own journey to cloud.

Planning, Deploying and Delivering Your Cloud

Anand Akela, Oracle
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
As enterprise adoption of cloud computing accelerates, organizations must have a strategy and roadmap for moving to an enterprise cloud. Faced with different approaches for building a cloud, IT organizations need a pragmatic blueprint to follow. Your first step to leveraging the advantages of cloud computing is planning, then deploying and finally the ongoing process of delivering your cloud. This session explores different approaches for implementing a cloud, and offers best practices for how organizations can successfully move to the cloud.

Break

11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Concurrent Hands-On Labs

(Choose one during the registration process.)
12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Database as a Service Workshop

Martin Pena, Oracle
Anand Akela, Oracle

Oracle’s Database as a Service (DBaaS) cloud solution can transform your organization by delivering agile, scalable and sharable infrastructure for DBaaS that enables you to achieve your farthest-reaching IT goals. Get started with this powerful solution. Join us for a hands-on workshop that will guide you through every aspect of planning, deploying, monitoring and managing your enterprise private database cloud. This workshop is ideal for Oracle DBAs, DBA managers, system administrators, application developers and anyone involved in planning, administering and deploying applications in Oracle Database. Learn about:

  • Private cloud concepts
  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Database as a Service (DBaaS)
  • Metering and chargeback

Application Platform as a Service Workshop

Presenters TBD

Oracle’s Application (Java) Platform as a Service (APaaS) cloud solution can transform your organization by delivering agile, scalable and sharable infrastructure for Java Platform as Service that enables you to achieve your farthest-reaching IT goals. Get started with this powerful solution. Join us for a hands-on workshop that will guide you through every aspect of planning, deploying, monitoring and managing your enterprise private cloud. This workshop is ideal for Oracle application developers, middleware administrators and anyone involved in planning, administering and deploying applications in Java-based application platform. Learn about:

  • Private cloud concepts
  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Application Platform as a Service (Java APaaS)
  • Metering and chargeback

Hands-On Lab Requirements

  • Workshop attendees should bring their laptops to the session.
  • Laptops must be able to access the internet via Wi-Fi.
  • Firefox browser 3.6.12 or later is highly recommended. If using Internet Explorer, the computer user account should include admin privileges as ActiveX Controls will need to be loaded onto the laptop in order to access Oracle’s VPN for access to the servers. Google Chrome is not supported at this time.
  • Windows 8 and Windows Server are currently not supported.
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