Presentation Title: An Introduction to Sharding
Speaker: Dr Jason Arneil ACE
Company: Accenture Enkitec Group
Presentation abstract: One of the biggest architectural changes with Oracle 12.2 comes with sharding. Oracle sharding allows customers to split data across a pool of discrete Oracle databases. Each database is referred to as a shard and it is a shared nothing architecture.

This presentation will give attendees an opportunity to understand the basic concepts behind Oracle sharding. It will show the benefits and capabilities of sharding, the architecture and components required to use and how it compares with Oracle RAC.

Presentation begins: 06/12/2017 11:25
Presentation duration: 50
Presentation content level: 3 (1 = indepth, 5 = strategic overview)
Audience experience: Beginner/Exploratory
Audience function: Functional Manager, Oracle, Product User
Speaker biography: Jason has been in IT as a Database and Systems Administrator for some 19 years and has worked extensively with the Exadata platform for the last 6 years. Jason has a range of exadata experience across a broad range of industries, including finance, retail and online web transaction systems. Jason is an Oracle Ace and has presented many times at the UKOUG and at Oracle OpenWorld. Jason blogs regularly on Exadata at:, and tweets regularly @jarneil.
Related topics: Database: 12c Database, Database: HA/MA
Hall: Hall 10A

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