Presentation Title: Exploring DBA Feature Usage Statistics Internals For Fun & Understanding
Speaker: Mr Martin Berger
Company: Hutchison Drei Austria
Presentation abstract: Oracle tracks the usage of features and options in the view DBA_FEATURE_USAGE_STATISTICS. In the official documentation little information is provided about the meaning of single lines and the mechanism to fill them.

In this presentation I will show the objects behind and related to the view. Based on this foundation several methods to run checks manually are given.

The presentation will enable the audience to test their databases for used features and options and interpret the results with all the information hidden in the data dictionary.

Presentation begins: 04/12/2016 16:10
Presentation duration: 50
Presentation content level: 2 (1 = indepth, 5 = strategic overview)
Audience experience: Intermediate
Audience function: Product Expert
Speaker biography:  With Oracle databases since 2000 as a support engineer, DBA and team-lead Martin is focused on efficient usage of technology. His special aim is to understand how something works and happens to make sure it's utilized in the best way possible. At the moment leading a team of DBAs requires his skills to lead people of different personality and skills, identify technical key areas and communicate results to management at the same time.
Related topics: Database: 12c New Features , Database: Performance & Internals
Hall: Executive Room 1

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