Title of Presentation Convert your single instance to RAC – tools, tips and techniques Abstract: Less than 2000

words Fundamentally, when an existing environment is migrated from non-cluster to cluster, an Oracle DBA tend to confront a set of challenges to cope up with the new environment. And beyond any doubt, converting existing single instance databases to RAC is right in the middle of challenging list. Therefore, this presentation discusses about all methods exists within Oracle capacity to perform conversion job smoothly. Additionally, you will also understand the tips and tricks to pick a right method to perform the migration in order to cut down (minimize) the downtime and to improve (speed up) the conversion duration when dealing with VLDB. Expertise Level: Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced

Bio of Speaker: (less than 250 words)

Syed Jaffer Hussain the Database Support Manager at AlInma Bank is an Oracle Certified Master (10g), Oracle ACE Director, RAC Certified Expert and OCP v8i, v9i, v10g and v11g DBA having nearly 20 years of Information Technology experience, that also includes over 11 years as an Oracle DBA. Over the past 9 years or so, he has worked as an Oracle consultant with many international clients (mostly in the banking sector) and has been involved in several challenging projects such as implementing RAC, setting up Data Guard for all the business critical databases, tuning databases to increase the throughput, and database migration/upgrade on various operating systems. Syed frequently participates in delivering Oracle University advanced 5-day courses and oneday RMAN seminars on behalf of Oracle EMEA. He also shares his knowledge in several Oracle-related forums and often updates his blog and successfully. He successfully coauthored Oracle 11g R1/R2 RAC Essentials book.
Speaker Experience (chronologically list your speaking experience) 1. – Oracle EMEA Celebrity seminar on RMAN in Denmark, Sweden 2. – 4 part series webinar on Oracle RAC at BrainSurface.com 3. – 2 part series webinar on RAC Interactive Questions 4. – RMAN for RAC at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) 5. - Oracle Open World 2011 (subject to the final approval) Outline of presentation: (give your presentation outline) RCONFIG, Database conversion to RAC Duration: 30 / 60 / 90 minutes Preferred to Speak…. Friday or Saturday Any day