Hotsos Symposium Speaker – Paul Jackson

Paul Jackson is a new Hotsos Symposium presenter.


Paul JacksonPaul has over 19 years of IT experience as a software developer and Oracle Database Administrator. As a Performance Specialist at Hotsos, Paul focuses on improving performance and stability of Oracle Applications installations. He is the vice-president of the OAUG EBS Applications Technology SIG. He is an Oracle Ace and co-author of Oracle Applications DBA Field Guide and Oracle R12 Applications DBA Field Guide. His blog can be found at, and he is on twitter as pjackson_dba.

Presentation Title

Hunting Down Performance Problems


A review of steps for hunting down performance problems will be provided. This presentation will include an overview of Database Performance Tuning steps required to identify and resolve common problems. The key areas included are Database Configuration, Patch Levels, Database Performance Specifics, Purge Options, Server Monitoring, New Features, and continuing education.

Presentation Materials

Presentation materials are available online to attendees only.


The speaker schedule is as follows: