Speaker at OTN Yathra 2017

I am presenting the following papers at the OTN Yathra tour 2017 which will cover six cities in India – Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Mumbai and Delhi.


Oracle Database Multitenant – What’s New in Oracle 12c Release 2

Oracle Database 12c Release 2 presents several new features related to the Multitenant option which was introduced in 12c Release 1. The session introduces all the new exciting features related to Container and Pluggable databases which will include  Hot Cloning, Refreshable Pluggable Databases, Application Containers, PDB Flashback, PDB Lockdown Profiles, Performance Profiles and Proxy PDBs to name a few.

Upgrade and Migrate to Oracle Database 12c Release 2– best practices for minimizing downtime

Oracle database has been released a few months ago and introduces many exciting and ground-breaking new features. However, in many cases organizations are not able to afford the outage required for such upgrades and migrations to a new release.

This session outlines the best practices which can be deployed to minimize downtime required for upgrades and discusses the pros and cons of different upgrade/migration methods and techniques like Oracle GoldenGate, Cross-platform Transportable Tablespaces, Rolling Upgrades using Transient Logical Standby Databases and Data Guard among others.

Attendees will also learn how to upgrade an Oracle Multitenant environment with Container and Pluggable databases to Oracle 12c Release 2.
Updated on June 2, 2021

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  1. Thank you Gavin Soorma for very nice presentation. I have attended your session @Hyderabad and it was very good.

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