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We are planning a the next meetup with two speakers, refreshments (provided by Eclipsys) and some networking time at the downtown Oracle offices.

Please note that your contact information will:

1) be required to get into the building. When you arrive, you will have to present a government issued ID to security at the front door (your Ontario health card is not valid but your driver's license is). This requires that you register in advance and insure that we have all your contact info so it can be sent to security.

2) shared with our sponsors, Eclipsys and Oracle. Our sponsors have requested that you provide your corporate address and phone number. If you have not done this when you signed up, we will collect it when you arrive at the workshop. Remember this is free because the sponsors are covering our costs.

Topic 1: Introduction to OCI and Terraform
Speaker: Roopesh Ramklass

This presentation walks through fundamental Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) concepts. The basics of Infrastructure-as-Code is introduced and using Terraform to automate the provisioning of infrastructure is demonstrated in an OCI context.

BIO
Director, Data and Systems Architecture
Eclipsys Solutions

Roopesh Ramklass is an Oracle Certified Master and Cloud Architect. He is a member of the Oracle ACE program and speaks regularly at Oracle events. He is passionate about education and training and has authored several technology books.

Topic 2: DBA 2.0 – what skills are important for the DBA of the future?
Speaker: Christine Kivi

The advancement of technology is changing the scope and skills needed across all careers. For the Oracle DBA, this change is no different. What are the skills critical to your longevity and success as a DBA? Join me for a wholistic discussion on what are the must have skills for this dynamic and elastic world we are working in.

BIO
Christine Kivi is Vice President, Services at Eclipsys. She has been working with Oracle for over 20 years and leading DBAs to success for the last 6. She lives in the middle of nowhere, on a lake with her dog and husband.

About Sponsor: ECLIPSYS

Eclipsys Solutions is an Oracle Platinum Partner with one of the largest Oracle exclusive practices in Canada.
Our value focuses on enabling our customers to achieve maximum business value from their investment in Oracle technologies.

Since 2009 we have worked with private and public sector clients to successfully address their most complex business challenges through highly innovative, flexible and customizable solutions and services that integrate business processes and information technology. With 4 offices in Canada and 1 in the US, we continue to grow and expand across North America.