No Escape – Why you need to upgrade to Oracle 19c

No Escape – Why you need to upgrade to Oracle 19c
Live Webinar
19 April 2021, Monday
01:00 PM – 2:30 PM, GST

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As you already know, Oracle had introduced in the last few years a new database release model, and with the need to upgrade your database version more frequently to benefit from the latest features and innovations that Oracle brings to the market, a new challenge is presented!

Oracle Database 21c is now available but Oracle Database 19c remains the current “Long Term Support Release” and you can have it running both on-premises and in

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Web Seminar MEA – Recap, Slides, Recording and Answers

A few weeks ago, on June 29, 2020, I delivered an Upgrade Web Seminar for the MEA region. Thanks a lot if your participated. And today I’d like to share with you for this Web Seminar MEA – Recap, Slides, Recording and Answers.

Web Seminar MEA - Recap, Slides, Recording and Answers

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Thanks to those who found the time to participate. I enjoyed the hour a lot. And thanks also to my colleagues from Oracle Dubai who set up the session and handled the registration and the logistics.


You can download the slides for this session as usual from the Slides

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Oracle 19c Upgrade Seminar – MEA – June 29, 2020

Live Seminar: Oracle DB19c Upgrade
29 June 2020, Monday
01:00 PM – 02:00 PM (Dubai Time)

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Dear IT Professionals,
Oracle Database 19c is the Long Term Release of the Oracle Database 12c and 18c family of products. It’s available both on-premise and in the Cloud, offering customers the best performance, scalability, reliability and security for all their operational, analytical and mixed workloads.

Oracle had introduced a new release model to speed up the process of bringing new innovations to the Oracle Database customers by releasing a new Database version every year. This release model, although it speeds up

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Upgrade / Migrate / Consolidate to 19c – Dubai, VAE

Upgrade / Migrate / Consolidate to Oracle 19c – Dubai, VAE

Oct 14, 2019 – 9:30h-16:30h

Oracle VAE, Dubai Internet City, Building 6, first floor, Jumeirah 1/2


Start: 9:30h

  • Release Model and Patching – Strategies and Best Practices
  • Upgrade to Oracle Database 19c
    • Includes Demo
    • Includes the new AutoUpgrade tool
    • Includes customer example on how to upgrade 150 databases in 2 weeks

Coffee Break: 11:00h – 11:15h

  • Ensure Performance Stability
    • General guidelines
    • SQL Tuning
    • SPM (SQL Plan Management)
    • Real Application Testing (SQL Performance Analyzer and Replay)
    • Performance Comparison before -/- after
  • Migration techniques overview
    • On-prem and to the Oracle
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