o Deep performance insights
o Amazing Oracle internals
o How Oracle really works as a system
o How to maximize Oracle performance
o How to quickly understand solution quality
o How to set up a quantitative time-based analysis
o Why any performance solution will help or not
o Instrumenting Oracle CPU activity: The missing link
o Is 12c faster than 11g?
o Statistics for the performance researcher
o Developing a diagnostic framework
o Resolving Log File Sync issues
o Find the Log File Sync SQL
o Altering DML batch sizes for quick commit times
o Breaking the rules using commit write
o Calculating CPU utilization from v$ views
o Who's got the power: core, thread, something?
o Parsing: Hard, soft, and softer... How bad is bad?
o Cursors, child cursors and more child cursors
o Using skewed data to your advantage
o Merging time based analysis and queuing theory
o Are you sure itís the index root block?
o Systematically solving cache buffer chain problems
o SQL CPU time reliability... or not
o 12c CPU consumption reliability
o 12c latch sleep times
o LRU touch count algorithm by observation