Hotsos Symposium Speakers and Topics 2011

Symposium 2010 Speaker: Tanel PõderHotsos thanks those who submitted abstracts for consideration as speakers for Symposium 2011. We received the most abstracts this year of any year thus far. They were all outstanding, and many thanks to Cary Millsap for helping us with the final selections.


Topics for this year will again range from deeply technical to motivational, in subjects including application and business instrumentation, Oracle database internals, SQL optimization, capacity planning, the arts of technical communication, application and system architecture design, and much more.

We are pleased to announce that the list of speakers for Symposium 2011 is as follows:

Speaker Name Topic
Alex Gorbachev Database I/O Performance: Measuring and Planning
Andrey Nikolaev Contemporary Latch Internals
Andrew Zitelli
Cary Millsap Thinking Clearly about Performance
Dan Fink
Doug Burns Statistics on Partitioned Objects
Doug Gault
Friedrich Pfeiffer
Gary Propeck
Gerwin Hendriksen
Gwen Shapira Everything a DBA Needs to Know about TCP/IP Networks
Henry Poras
Karl Arao
Kerry Osborne Tuning Exadata
Mahesh Vallampati Enough Blame to Go Around ...
Margaret Norman How to Set Up Stable Parallel Execution
Margaret Norman Moving to 11g Statistics
Maria Colgan
Maria Colgan
Mark Farnham Physical Ordering of Data: Is It Ever Useful?
Miladin Modrakovic Oracle Diagnostic Events in 11g
Neil Gunther Brooks, Cooks and Response Time Scalability
Riyaj Shamsudeen Advanced RAC Troubleshooting, Part 1
Riyaj Shamsudeen Advanced RAC Troubleshooting, Part 2
Shan Nawaz
Stephan Haisley Oracle GoldenGate Performance
Tanel Põder
Tim Gorman Forensic Analysis Using AWR and ASH
Tom Kyte Just in Time
Toon Koppelaars "Triggers Considered Harmful", Considered Harmful
Toon Koppelaars Thinking Clearly in SQL
Wolfgang Breitling Time Series Analysis Techniques for Statspack and AWR

Biographies of Speakers

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Click on the topic to view the abstract.

Presentation Materials

Presentation materials will be available online for registration attendees to download prior to the event...if the speakers submit them on-time.

Presentation materials are available to attendees only.


The speaker schedule is as follows: