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Live from the 1st Annual World Wide Data Vault Consortium: Day 1

It has been an amazing and historical day in chilly St Albans, Vermont on this first day of Spring. In a little hotel on the edge of a little town is a gathering of some of the brightest minds in the world of data vault. They have come from around the USA, Canada, Germany, Australia, […]

Quote of the day: You can only make others better by being good yourself

You can only make others better by being good yourself. – Hugh R HanelsFiled under: Quotes Tagged: quote

2nd webinar of @LAOUC

Originally posted on Gurcan Orhan's Oracle Data Integrator Blog:Save the date for second webinar of LAOUC. I will be talking about How to handle DEV&TEST&PROD for ODI (click for registration) for LAOUC (Latin America Oracle User Community) on this Thursday (6th March  5PM (BRT) – 8PM GMT – 10pm (GMT +2)). We will be starting a…

There’s no thrill in easy sailing..

There’s no thrill in easy sailing                 when skies are clear and blue, there’s no joy in merely doing things                which any one can do. But there is some satisfaction                  that is might sweet to take, when you reach a destination                 that you thought you’d never make. - Unknown Filed under: Quotes, […]

It is the responsibility of leadership to work intelligently

“It is the responsibility of leadership to work intelligently with what is given, and not waste time fantasizing about a world of flawless people and perfect choices.” – Marcus Aurelius Hmmm….so how do your leaders roll? Do you need to find new leaders? Are you that leader? Cheers, Kent The Oracle Data WarriorFiled under: Quotes […]

Better Data Modeling: The Oracle Data Warrior Speaks!

Looks like I will be doing a bit of speaking this year at a number of  events around the country, and later on, the globe (more on that later). As usually all my talks will center around using SQL Developer Data Modeler, data modeling standards, Data Vault, agile, or a combination of all of the […]

Better Data Modeling: Color Code Your Data Model Diagrams using #SQLDevModeler

One of the standards I recommend in my book  Check List for Doing Data Model Design Reviews is to use color in your diagrams to visually differentiate types of entities or tables. As luck would have it, Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler has a feature that makes this very easy. It is Classification Types. In […]

Oracle Data Warrior: 2013 in Review

Happy New Year! I have been busy relaxing with my family on vacation so I decided not to write a full review this year. It was a busy year in many ways (not just blogging!). If you take a look in the right column, you will see a list of recent posts, top posts, and […]

Merry Christmas!

To all my loyal readers, followers, #BBBTers, #ODTUGers, #ChiGungers, #RMOUGers, #DataVaulters, #TKDers, and fellow Oracle #ACEs and #ACEDs, I want to wish you all a Very Merry Christmas! Talk to you soon. KentFiled under: BBBT, Chi Gung, Data Vault, ODTUG, Oracle, Tae Kwon Do, User Groups Tagged: #BBBT, #datavault, #odtug, #rmoug, Christmas, loyal readers, tkd

Live from Boulder: Denodo speaks to the #BBBT

Yes, I was in Boulder, Colorado for my first in-person BBBT meeting. First, what is the BBBT? BBBT – The Boulder BI Brain Trust The BBBT was founded by Dr. Claudia Imhoff, an internationally known data warehousing and business intelligence expert who happens to live near Boulder, Colorado. I have known Claudia personal for many […]

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