Speakers at Oracle Database Meetup
Speaker: Dominic Giles
About: Master Product Manager for the Oracle Database
Dominic is a Master Product Manager for the Oracle Database, responsible for the overall product offering. He’s worked at Oracle for over 29 years since the release of Oracle Database 5. One of Dominic’s primary roles is to update customers on new functionality and gather feedback for future releases. You can follow him on twitter @dominic_giles. In his spare time, Dominic has created swingbench a popular load generator for the Oracle Database.
Speaker: Nigel Bayliss
About: Product Manager for the Oracle Optimizer
Nigel is the product manager for the Oracle Optimizer; working with Oracle technology since 1988. He began as an application developer and gradually started to work more in the field of consulting where he specialized in database design and performance management. He joined Oracle Consulting in 1996 where he became deeply involved with the delivery of performance-critical systems and VLDB applications. Subsequently, he has been involved in a wide variety of different roles including development, benchmarking and pre-sales (with a particular emphasis on Oracle Exadata). He is part of the Oracle Data Warehouse Product Management team.