Winter 2023 Virtual Workshop

Date: Thursday February 23, 2023 

Time: 9:00am-1:00pm

Location: Virtual Event

Map Link and Directions: Virtual Event

Parking: Virtual event 

TCOUG Check In: None (Please register)

Wifi : N/A

DRS for Oracle J.D. Edwards ERP on AWS, Oracle E-Business Suite deployment patterns, cloud migration checklist   

AWS elastic disaster recovery (DRS) for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne

Discussion about AWS global infrastructure, benefits of moving to cloud-based Disaster Recovery and different DR strategies..... 

by Jeremy Shearer & Thanigaivel Thirumalai, Oracle application workload experts, (Amazon Inc.) 

5 popular patterns for deploying Oracle EBS on AWS  

Oracle EBS works brilliantly on AWS....

by Roopesh Ramklass, Principal Solution Architect, Oracle on AWS (Amazon Inc.)

Checklist for moving JD Edwards EnterpriseOne to the public cloud 

As JD Edwards EnterpriseOne customers are increasingly looking at the public cloud....

by Colin Dawes, Global Director, Chief Solution Architect, Product Portfolio Mgmt. (Syntax)


Todd Chromzak, Regional Sales Director, (Syntax

Workshop Sponsors

Detailed Agenda

09:00AM CST     Opening note by TCOUG President, Suresh Sikharam

09:05AM CST     Message from our Sponsor - Collier IT

09:10AM CST     AWS Elastic Disaster Recovery (DRS) for Oracle JDEdwards


by Jeremy Shearer & Thanigaivel Thirumalai

Oracle application workloads experts, Amazon Inc.


Discussion about AWS global infrastructure, benefits of moving to     cloud-based Disaster Recovery and different DR strategies. How AWS DRS works and its benefits, configuration, and optimization of using AWS DRS for JDEdwards EnterpriseOne and different JDEdwards EnterpriseOne architecture patterns for HA and DR. (AWS DRS minimizes downtime and data loss with fast, reliable recovery of on-premises and cloud-based applications using affordable storage, minimal compute, and point-in-time recovery).  

10:00AM CST     Break (10 minutes) 

10:10AM CST     Five popular patterns for deploying Oracle EBS on AWS

                               by Roopesh Ramklass, Principal Solutions Architect, Oracle on AWS


Oracle EBS works brilliantly on AWS. Join me on a journey to unpack five of the most popular architecture patterns our customers choose when migrating their Oracle EBS systems to AWS. The cloud offers unprecedented opportunities for modernization, scaling and availability. Topics covered include Highly Available, License efficient, DR Replication and Hybrid architecture patterns. 

11:00AM CST     Break (10 minutes)

11:10AM CST     Checklist for moving JD Edwards EnterpriseOne to Public Cloud

by Colin Dawes, Global Director, Product Portfolio Mgmt, Chief Solutions Architect Syntax 

& Todd Chromzak, Regional Sales Director, Syntax

As JD Edwards EnterpriseOne customers are Increasingly looking at the public cloud and can be overwhelmed by the range of options, financial commitments and overall value proposition. In this session we will outline a blueprint and roadmap for the key elements and decisions that customers need to consider when moving to the public cloud. We will also outline different cloud configurations, discuss potential overall objectives, strategies for the migration and dissect the pivotal decisions and the timeline and financial impacts they have.

                                 What you will learn/Outline:

·        Intro to Cloud Computing, the options and differentiators

·        Key components of the ERP ecosystem

·        Cloud migration strategies

·        Essential elements of a cloud migration

·        Decision points along the cloud migration journey

·        Major financial considerations in the cloud migration

·        Key items that many customers do not consider    

12:00PM CST    Break (10 minutes) 

12:10PM CST    Elections  

  1:00PM CST    Closing note by the TCOUG President, Suresh Sikharam

About the Speakers

Roopesh Ramklass - AWS Principal Solutions Architect (Amazon, Inc)

Roopesh Ramklass is an AWS Principal Solutions Architect and an Oracle Certified Master with expertise in E-Business Suite, Middleware and Database architecture. He is actively involved in the AWS and Oracle communities, speaking at conferences and is president of the British Columbia Oracle Users Group (BCOUG). He is an Oracle ACE alumni, has authored several Oracle technology books and blogs and is passionate about serving others through education. 

Colin Dawes - Chief Solutions Architect (Syntax)

Colin Dawes, Chief Solution Architect, SYNTAX

  Strategic and innovative technology leader

  20+ year of IT experience encompassing ERP, Cloud, and Architecture

  Expert on all supported EnterpriseOne databases and platforms

  Performed over 70+ EnterpriseOne installs, upgrades and migrations

  Consulting engagements with over 350 EnterpriseOne customers

Todd Chromzak - Regional Sales Director (Syntax)

Todd Chromzak has

· 5+ years IT experience, encompassing ERP, Cloud and Managed Services

· peaker and ERP presenter

· Sales leader with over 300+ customers

· Project Manager 

Suresh Sikharam - President TCOUG, Enterprise Data and Systems Architect

President, TCOUG