Oracle Open World 2017: What You Need to Know

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As always our team will be quite busy, with both social and technical activities. And in case you forgot, I’m on the team that brings you: Oracle SQL Developer SQL Developer Data Modeler SQLcl REST Data Services A ton of database service instance console UIs (including the upcoming SQLDev Web) OTN Developer Day VirtualBox Appliance Lots of fun source code, …

Ask Tom…and Chris and Connor

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If there is a Madonna or Prince in the Oracle Database world, that would be Tom. You know, people that are known solely by their first name. Of course there’s also Larry, but from a pure database tech perspective, Tom has satiated the curiosity of developers and DBAs for the past couple of decades. If you were stuck with a …

SQLDev at Oracle Open World 2016

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It’s already almost that time of year again. Which means I need to let you know what you can expect from our team at the world’s largest Oracle event – Oracle Open World. Sessions start on Sunday, September the 18th – but the fun with our team starts on Saturday morning. Kris Rice and I will be corralling folks to …

All Things SQL Developer at Oracle Open World 2015

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It’s that time of year again: planning for our biggest customer and user event, Oracle Open World. I recently shared some advice for getting the most out of your conference experience, here’s a 2 minute video: One of the bits there I suggested was to mark one or two sessions a day that you might want to attend. Well, since …

How to Survive, no, Thrive at Oracle Open World

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These are just my opinions, and I don’t speak on behalf of my employer. On the Facebookers this morning, noticed one of my friends was contemplating coming out to San Francisco this year to join approximately 50,000 other Oracle and Java-heads for Java One and Oracle Open World. I’m not going to try to sell you on this event – …

SQL Developer at Oracle Open World 2014

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Oracle Open World is just around the corner. Every year, tens of thousands of Oracle geeks gather in San Francisco for a week for learning, networking, and more than a little bit of fun and socializing. If you’re going to be there, here’s what you need to know about your favorite development tools team 🙂 Fun Stuff 3rd Annual SQLDev …