Presentation Title: Exadata Patching - Live Demo
Speaker: Mr Andy Colvin Oracle ACE
Company: Enkitec
Presentation abstract: In this session you will learn how to take control back from Oracle Platinum Support and patch your own Exadata rack.

The session will include a live demo of the Exadata patching process, along with instruction on how to best apply patches to your Exadata environment. Throughout the process, there will be clarification on what is involved in patching an Exadata, along with what to look out for when applying patches on your own.

Presentation begins: 07/12/2014 15:00
Presentation duration: 110
Presentation content level: 2 (1 = indepth, 5 = strategic overview)
Audience experience: Basic Working Knowledge
Audience function: Customer/Senior Manager, Functional Manager, Oracle, Partner, Product Expert, Product User
Speaker biography: Andy Colvin has worked with Oracle for more than 15 years, and has been with Enkitec for the past 8 years. His experience includes Oracle database from version 7, and extensive time spent with Oracle RAC and Exadata, including teaching Enkitec’s course on Exadata administration. He holds Oracle ACE status and has presented at Oracle OpenWorld, UKOUG Tech, Enkitec E4, and at various other events. Andy's experiences with Oracle software and hardware are chronicled on his blog at
Related topics: Engineered Systems & Storage: Exadata
Hall: 6