The landscape of the systems administration field is shifting. As the trend continues towards Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and other *aaS offerings, the traditional role of systems administration is being challenged. While this traditional model will remain (well beyond its expiration date) in large enterprises who have invested heavily in their hardware, processes, and infrastructure…
Musings about COLLABORATE, the 9th version of which is happening in Las Vegas USA from April 7-11 2014.
OakTable Network will be holding its OakTable World for the very first time during the COLLABORATE conference.
This is the first year since 2006 that I don’t present and don’t attend UKOUG Technology annual conference. Sad but I had to withdraw because I didn’t believe UKOUG has been making the right choices in the past little while. The trigger was the introduction of the limit of six presentations per company to present at the conference which I believe doesn’t really serve well the conference attendees nor my company that I’m so passionate about nor my colleagues that I’m so proud to work with.
Personal highlights from Collaborate 2013 in Denver. Discussion of networking with old and new friends, technical sessions (performance forecasting and multi-block read internals) and the Pythian RAC Attack class.
MAbbey’s musings on Monday at COLLABORATE13
MAbbey’s musings and thoughts about Sunday at COLLABORATE13
Like many previous IOUG/OAUG/Quest shows, Pythian will be in Denver next week!
For only $299 you can access Virtual IOUG Collaborate 13 individually or setup a conference room at your company for the whole team. There will be two tracks broadcasted so if you have demand for both tracks, it make sense to purchase two access passes and setup two tracks broadcasted in parallel in your office so that members of your team can choose individually what to attend.
This post will take a look at RMOUG 2013, the events, the sessions and the great chance to meet friends and colleagues