ORACLE WINE DINNER WITH SOMMELIERWine dinners are exclusive and by invitation only for C-level IT professionals. Offered only to a select group of customers, TechTalk Wine Dinners are intimate events that deepen relationships. Certified sommelier, Rachel Jeanne, one of three sommeliers on the team honored with the 2016 James Beard award for best wine program, leads the tasting with wines she has hand selected especially for the evening's dinner. From Startup to Enterprise: The Path to Rapid Growth
Find new business opportunities - with zero downtime, over 3X increased business performance and costs slashed by more than 50%.· Innovate your applications, disrupt existing business models, and outperform competitors. Spend time with cloud experts from Oracle to learn how our customers saved up to 50% off their cloud cost and discovered how easy transformation could be. Join us and see how a streamlined cloud will support your business with a high-performance infrastructure that will sustain your space in the digital economy. You will also have an opportunity to network with other CEOs who are building their business on the cloud.
Register now to join us.Oracle Host: Steve Yung, Chairman & CEO, V5 Systems
Steve is a seasoned veteran in the high tech industry with over 25 years of combined engineering, network security and management experience in computer networking at Cisco Systems, and cloud computing at Citrix Systems. Additionally, he is a seasoned veteran with product development and business management experience in network communications, big data and IoT technologies. His spent good part of his decade experience at Cisco Systems from 1991-2000 integrating all of Cisco’s Enterprise Line of Business start-up acquisitions into Cisco’s Large Scale Integration Labs in both management and technical roles. He also served in the US Army as a Medical Service Corp Officer, and a Combat Medic Platoon Leader in the 40th Infantry Division.Oracle Host: Michael Mersch, Director of Product Management
A Director of Product Management, Michael has had a 15 year career in software and data center technologies taking on a variety of leadership roles in Product Management, Sales Engineering, and Business Development. Michael was an early employee at both VMware and XenSource, developing a deep understanding of virtualization technologies and leading to successful exits. As part of the executive management team at Engine Yard, an open source developer PaaS that has managed over 5B hours on AWS to date, Michael managed large scale DevOps projects at customers like Groupon, iTunes, and Github; as well as leading partnerships with Azure, GCE, and Oracle.