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John Pocknell

John Pocknell is a senior market strategist at Quest Software and part of the Information Management business unit. Based at the European headquarters in the U.K., John is responsible for synthesising analyst data and customer interviews in order to create and evangelise solutions-based stories and messaging which relate to major IT initiatives for our extensive portfolio of database products, worldwide. He has been with Quest Software since 2000, working in the database design, development and deployment product areas and spent over 10 years as product manager for the Toad product line. John has been successfully evangelising Toad and other database solutions at various conferences and user groups around the world for the last 19 years as well as writing blogs and technical papers both internally and for the media. John has worked in IT for more than 30 years, most of that time in Oracle application design and development. He is a qualified aeronautical engineer with more than 10 years of experience in provisioning IT consultancy services and implementing quality assurance systems to ISO 9001. Find me on:

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Toad Data Point

Your organization wants to be more data driven, but with the massive growth in data ... Keep reading >
Posted on Sep 26, 2019 8:27:00 AM by John Pocknell
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Toad DevOps Toolkit

“If agile has been around since the 1990s and DevOps tools since the late 2000s, ... Keep reading >
Posted on Jul 15, 2019 9:49:31 AM by John Pocknell
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Toad for Oracle

I'm pleased to announce the second release of Toad for Oracle this year which went ... Keep reading >

Toad DevOps Toolkit

Toad DevOps Toolkit has been on the market now for 12 months and has created a huge ... Keep reading >
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Toad for Oracle

The next release of Toad for Oracle is right around the corner and, as ever, we have ... Keep reading >
Posted on Oct 11, 2018 12:54:24 PM by John Pocknell
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Written by John Pocknell and Colin Truran. As a DBA, I’m sure you are probably aware ... Keep reading >
Posted on Sep 12, 2018 6:35:31 AM by John Pocknell
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Toad for Oracle

 The Database Trends and Applications (DBTA) magazine, a magazine covering data and ... Keep reading >

Toad for SQL Server

Toad World was originally launched back in 2006 as a free, exclusive resource for ... Keep reading >
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Toad for Oracle

In this Toad for Oracle product demo we'll review the most recent updates of each of ... Keep reading >
Posted on May 16, 2018 12:16:00 PM by John Pocknell
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Toad for Oracle

The next release of Toad for Oracle is coming soon and, as ever, we have some ... Keep reading >
Posted on Apr 23, 2018 6:43:00 AM by John Pocknell
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