Virtual Winter 2021
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
What is OCI (Oracle Cloud Infrastructure)
Overview of Oracle Cloud Models, IAAS, PAAS, SAAS, MAA Design Patterns, Cloud Services and interacting with OCI
Kevin Beard (Sales Director) and Eddie Ambler (Deputy CTO) - BIAS corporation an Oracle Certified Partner
Oracle Database on Oracle Cloud and Public Cloud - Options and comparisons
Biju Thomas (Sr. Director) - Global Oracle Practice - DataIntensity
About the Speakers
Kevin Beard - BIAS Corp. (Oracle Certified Partner)
Kevin Beard joined BIAS as a Sales Director in March of 2020. Prior to joining BIAS, Kevin worked as an Oracle Technology Account Manager in Austin, TX, where he was responsible for business development and delivery of sales for Oracle's core technology database products. In 2014, Kevin left Oracle to advance his career by expanding his sales capabilities into professional services and engineered systems as a Sales Director with an Oracle platinum partner based in Dallas, TX. He has worked as an Oracle-centric partner ever since. In his free time, Kevin enjoys focusing on an active and healthy lifestyle with hobbies such as weight training, yoga, and mountain biking. Kevin is a native Texan living in St Petersburg, Florida since 2016. He is returning to his former home of Austin, TX in March to continue serving customers in his current role with BIAS.
Eddie Ambler - BIAS Corp. (Oracle Certified Partner)
Eddie loves activities such as swimming, whitewater rafting, and bike riding.
Brian Bream - CEO Collier IT
Brian is the Chief Executive Officer at Collier IT and an Oracle ACE Director for Systems Technologies He has over 37 years in the Information Technology field starting in the US Navy in 1981. Although proficient in many technologies his passion has been in the Operating Environment, Engineered Systems, Data Center grade servers, Big Data/Hadoop, and storage. He has been teaching for Sun Microsystems / Oracle since 2000. Brian actively writes a blog and provides formal presentations on various Oracle and related technology topics.
- You can follow Brian on Twitter @Snatchbrain
Suresh Sikharam - President TCOUG
I have over 20 years of experience in Developing, Architecting, performance tuning Oracle and SQL applications.
Managed people and lead technical teams in both software development and CI/CD space using Puppet.
Designed, developed and extended data models both in OLTP and OLAP environments.