Application deployments are often delayed when related database changes are required. That’s because it still follows a traditional waterfall process, which can result in high technical debt and code defects that can cause application downtime. What if you could accelerate your DevOps pipeline by converging database CI/CD with application changes, automate performance testing, monitor the performance impact of changes and replicate deployed production changes in near-real time to other database environments?

Learn the answers to these questions and more and watch on Demand:

Quest Software and IOUG webcast: Need to Integrate Your Database Change Management into DevOps?

Webcast details:

In this session, you’ll learn how to:

  • Prepare your database development for CI/CD
  • Integrate database tasks with CI/CD
  • Automate performance testing
  • Monitor the performance impact of changes
  • Replicate production changes in near-real time to other Oracle database environments, including the cloud

Database Solutions Evangelist John Pocknell will present a typical use case that demonstrates continuous database operations that make it possible to align database and application processes in a DevOps CI/CD pipeline.


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Blog: Bridging the gap between data management and DevOps

Blog: Modernizing Your Database Infrastructure

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Speaker bio:

John Pocknell, Database Solutions Evangelist, Information Management Group, Quest Software

John Pocknell is a senior solutions product marketing manager at Quest Software. Based at the European headquarters in the U.K., John is responsible for developing and evangelizing 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. Including 10 years as Toad® Product Manager, John has spent more than 18 years successfully evangelizing Toad and other database solutions at various conferences and user groups around the world 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 database 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.

Twitter: @JohnWJP


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