Yury Velikanov is an Oracle ACE Director who enjoys helping customers to leverage Oracle technology. He has worked as an Oracle DBA for over 16 years. Yury is a team technical lead at The Pythian Group. He is an OCP 7, 8i, 9i, 10g, 11g, an OCM (Oracle Certified Master). Yury is a frequent presenter at Oracle related conferences such as Collaborate, Hotsos, UKOUG, AUOUG, and others. Yury is passionate about technology and happily shares his knowledge with the community.