September 22, 2014 – What is the Oracle Database Cloud buzz about?  Come listen to the evangelist who pioneered the Database Cloud messaging and hear for yourself.

Learn the essentials to build your own Oracle private database cloud.  Once you build your private database cloud, you will want to learn how to deliver Database As A Service (DBaaS).

The second half of the presentation will focus on explaining how DBaaS fits into the Oracle database cloud, the components that is needed to deploy DBaaS, and why you should consider DBaaS in your organization.

This presentation will lead into the Cloud Computing SIG meet-up at Oracle OpenWorld on Sunday, September 28.   We welcome everyone to come and participate in the journey to the Cloud.

Featured speakers include Oracle ACE Directors, Charles Kim and Nitin Vengurlekar of Viscosity North America

For more information to attend this webinar, visit  or register here.


About Charles Kim

[ezcol_1third] Virtualize-Oracle-Business-Cover[/ezcol_1third] [ezcol_2third_end]Charles Kim is an Oracle ACE Director, VMware vExpert, an Oracle Certified DBA, and a Certified RAC Expert. 

Charles specializes in Exadata, RAC, and Virtualization (VMware and Oracle VM) and authored:

1. Oracle Database 11g New Features for DBA and Developers
2. Linux Recipes for Oracle DBAs
3. Oracle Data Guard 11g Handbook
4. Hadoop-as-a-Service
5. Virtualize Oracle Business Critical Databases
6. Oracle Exadata Expert’s Handbook
7. Oracle ASM 12c Pocket Reference Guide


Charles holds certifications in Oracle, VMware, Red Hat Linux, and Microsoft and has over 23 years of Oracle experience tuning and maintaining mission critical databases.  Charles presents regularly at local, regional, national and international Oracle conferences including IOUG Collaborate, VMware World,  and Oracle OpenWorld on topics of RAC, ASM, Linux Best Practices, Data Guard Best Practices, VMware virtualization, Oracle database virtualization, and 7×24 High Availability Considerations.  Charles is the technical editor of the Automatic Storage Management book by Oracle Press.

Charles is the current Vice President and Vendor Liaison of the Cloud Computing SIG for the Independent Oracle User Group.

Charles blogs regularly at and websites.
Follow Charles on LinkedIn
Follow Charles on Twitter @racdba 


About Nitin Vengurlekar 

[ezcol_2third]Nitin Vengurlekar is the co-founder and CTO of Viscosity North America, a leader in virtualization, Oracle Engineered Systems, Private Database Cloud and RAC implementations. At Viscosity, Vengurlekar is responsible for partner relationship and end-2-end solution deployment.

Vengurlekar is an industry-known Oracle technologist and speaker in the areas of Oracle Storage, high availability, Oracle RAC, and private database cloud. He is the author of Database Cloud Storage, Oracle Automatic Storage Management and the Data Guard Handbook and has written many papers on storage, database internals, database tuning, and served as a contributor to Oracle documentation as well as Oracle education material.

With more than 25 years of IT experience, including OS390 Systems Programming, Storage Administration, System and Database Administration, Vengurlekar is a seasoned systems architect who has successfully assisted numerous customers in deploying highly available Oracle systems.[/ezcol_2third] [ezcol_1third_end]ASM-2013[/ezcol_1third_end]

Follow Nitin on LinkedIn
Follow Nitin on Twitter @dbcloudshifu


About Viscosity

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Viscosity’s team of expert database administrator and developers provide full range of database consultancy for Oracle software and hardware. Viscosity leadership comprises of former Oracle Employees, each of which worked in various capacities within the Oracle Corporation. Between us, we cover Oracle Database and RAC Development, Oracle Sales, Oracle Consulting, and Oracle Enterprise Architecture. Viscosity specializes in Exadata, Oracle RAC, Data Replication, Performance Tuning, and Private Database Cloud of mission critical systems. We wrote the books on Expert Exadata, Oracle 11g, Linux for DBAs, ASM 11g/12c, ASM 12c Pocket Reference Guide, Virtualizing Business Critical Oracle Databases, Data Guard and Hadoop. Learn more about how you can maintain and maximize your investments by emailing us at