Trusty Guide to All Things NetApp at Oracle OpenWorld 2013 - #NetAppOOW

It is that time of year again! That’s right, next week NetApp will be at Oracle OpenWorld 2013 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco! The event kicks off on Sunday, September 22nd and we have tons of activities lined up for you. Find everything you need to know from our booth location to features speaking sessions below.


Visit Us at Booth #901

Come see why thousands of Oracle customers rely on NetApp as their storage of choice. Stop by our booth (#901) to discover how you can accelerate business success by deploying sooner, running faster, and reacting quickly to changing business needs with NetApp Solutions for Oracle technologies.


Social Media at Oracle OpenWorld

No matter if you will be joining us in person or keeping tabs from afar, stay update-to-date by following @netapp on Twitter. Also, share your thoughts and read what others are saying with our event hashtag #NetAppOOW. You can also follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn too.


Want Even More? Tweet to win!

Each day we will be randomly selecting three lucky Tweeters to win great prizes. Share your experience by using the #NetAppOOW hashtag throughout the week and you could win!


Presentations in Our Booth

Did you know the National Ignition Facility at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory uses NetApp to power a large Oracle VM deployment for its research needs? This is just one of over 12 exciting topics that will be presented in our booth during the show, including solutions for Oracle Database and applications, cloud deployment, virtualization, flash technologies, and the benefits of FlexPod®. Be sure to stop by and participate in one of our presentations for a chance to win an exclusive official NFL football.




Featured Sessions

Expand your knowledge and enhance your Oracle OpenWorld experience by attending one of these sponsored sessions:

Best Practices for Running Oracle Database Instances on Amazon Web Services EC2 [CON4728]

Monday, September 23, 3:15-4:15pm


Tim Donovan, Service Provider Architect, NetApp

Abdul Sait - Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon

Tom Laszewski, Amazon Web Services



Harness the Power of Oracle Database 12c with Oracle Enterprise Manager Database as a Service [CON9583]

Tuesday, September 24th at 3:45-4:45pm


William Heffelfinger - Director, Enterprise Ecosystem Organization, NetApp

Matthew Mckerley - Vice President, Oracle

Adeesh Fulay - Consulting Product Manager, Oracle



Featured Demos and Solutions

NetApp is a recognized innovation leader in storage solutions, and we invite you to find out more about our solutions for your Oracle environment. NetApp can help you:

  • Deliver an innovative cloud infrastructure for Oracle apps
  • Accelerate database application performance and analytics with flash technology
  • Analyze critical business data quickly
  • Integrate Oracle Database 12c and DBaaS
  • Perform rapid Oracle backups and restores
  • Improve SLAs with clustered Data ONTAP® nondisruptive operations
  • Manage your data your way
  • Deploy infrastructure quickly with the FlexPod data center platform


We will have a FlexPod configuration and an EF540 on display in our booth. You can find all the details on our in-booth demos here.



Other NetApp Booth Activities


Leveraging NetApp Flash Technologies for your Oracle Database


Monday, September 23rd – 11:30am

Wednesday, September 25th – 12:30pm


Jeff Steiner, Enterprise Architect


Hear from NetApp’s leading database solution architect on the practical value of Flash technologies for databases. This overview will include real examples from real customers with real AWR data. The right solution is more than just throwing Flash at a performance problem, it involves understanding the real performance barriers and issues beyond raw performance numbers.


View the NetApp Mini-Theater Schedule at Oracle OpenWorld 2013, here.


Experts on Demand

Stop by the experts bar in our booth and have a one-on-one technical session with one of our experts, who can evaluate your unique situation and suggest solutions that will improve the way your business runs. Running Oracle applications in the cloud? Need to improve application uptime? Waiting too long to deploy critical infrastructure components? We can help. Whiteboard and markers provided at no additional charge.


Come see why thousands of Oracle customers rely on NetApp as their storage of choice for Oracle Database and applications. Whether you are deploying applications in the cloud, running high-performance databases, or consolidating costly infrastructure redundancies, NetApp can help you reach your goals. Stop by booth #901 to find out how.


Hope to see you at Oracle OpenWorld! For more information about our planned activities please visit our event community page.