Kellyn Pot’Vin-Gorman is a Technical Solutions Professional in Power BI and AI for Microsoft with a long history in multi-platform technology. A recent Idera ACE in the Microsoft community and an Oracle ACE Director alumnus, she has been awarded numerous awards over the years for her technical contributions and community volunteerism. She is one of only six women part of the Oak Table, a network for the Oracle scientist.
She has extensive experience in environment optimization, automation and architect of robust environments. Specializing in multi-terabyte management of OLAP/DSS systems. A consistent advocate for logical tuning of code and design before hardware solutions. She's recently become known for her expertise in DevOps, Enterprise Manager, AWR, (Automatic Workload Repository) Warehouse and virtualization of database environments with complex cloud management. The technical knowledge required to support these features offers great educational opportunities to learn by attending her technical presentations, engaging with her on social media presence as DBAKevlar or reading her blog, dbakevlar.com.
SQL Server DBAs are typically quite familiar with security and best practices in Windows but may not understand how security works in Linux. In this article, Kellyn Pot'Vin-Gorman demonstrates how to manage user accounts in Linux and why working while logged in as root is a bad idea.… Read more
As running SQL Server on Linux becomes more common, DBAs must learn and become comfortable with the Linux OS. In this article, Kellyn Pot'Vin-Gorman demonstrates how to create a SQL Server instance running in Linux via a Docker container.… Read more
This video is a follow up to the webinar broadcast by Red Gate on 27th March 2012. Please leave a response and ask questions at the bottom of the page. View the presentation slides Watch video This webinar features a demonstration of Source Control for Oracle. You can find out more about this new tool here: Source Control for Orac… Read more
This video is a follow up to the webinar broadcast by Red Gate on 12 December 2012. Please leave a response and ask questions at the bottom of the page. Watch video This webinar features a demonstration of Schema Compare for Oracle. You can download a free 14 day trial here: Download Schema Compare for Oracle. Summary The EM CLI… Read more
This video and set of resources is a follow up to the webinar broadcast by Red Gate on 30 August 2012. Watch video The video above is accompanied by the following downloadable resources: Presentation slides Scripts featured during the presentation (uploaded to dbakevlar.com) Summary Since their introduction with Oracle 10g, AWR and ASH data has offered the Database professional enhanced… Read more