Presentation Title: B-Tree Indexes
Speaker: Mr Jonathan Lewis, Oracle ACE Director, OakTable
Company: JL Computer Consultancy
Presentation abstract: The B-tree index has been around for a very long time in Oracle. In this session I'll start with a few bullet points about the purpose, effectiveness, selection and management of B-tree indexes, and then open the session to the members of the audience to see what they think of as the most important information we need to know about B-trees.

Presentation begins: 03/12/2012 15:40
Presentation duration: 110
Presentation content level: 3 (1 = indepth, 5 = strategic overview)
Audience experience: All experience levels
Audience function: Product Expert
Speaker biography: Jonathan Lewis is a well-known figure in the Oracle world with more than 23 years experience using the software. He has published three books about Oracle – the most recent being “Oracle Core” published by Apress Nov 2011 – and contributed to three others. He runs a couple of websites and contributes fairly regularly to newsgroups, forums, and User Group magazines and events around the world. Jonathan has been self-employed for most of his time in the IT industry. For the last seventeen years he has specialised in short-term assignments, typically of a design, review, or trouble-shooting nature – often spending no more than two or three days on a client site to address problems . He runs seminars about using Oracle all over the world and has visited more than 50 different countries (and a dozen US states) to talk about, or trouble-shoot, Oracle systems.
Related topics: Oracle RDBMS: Database Management, Oracle RDBMS: Performance Management
Hall: Hall 9