||Jim Czuprynski has over 30 years of professional experience in his career in information technology, serving diverse roles at several Fortune 1000 companies before becoming an Oracle DBA in 2001. He was awarded the status of Oracle ACE Director in March 2014 and is a sought-after public speaker on Oracle Database technology features, presenting topics at Oracle OpenWorld, IOUG's COLLABORATE, Hotsos Symposium, Oracle Technology Network ACE Tours, and Oracle user group conferences around the world.
As of August 2015, Jim has joined OnX Enterprise Solutions as their Strategic Solutions Architect, focusing on Oracle Database technology, especially Oracle Database 12c, as well as Oracle's Enterprise Systems, especially Exadata, SPARC SuperCluster, Oracle Database Appliance, and ZS3/4. Jim has authored over 100 articles focused on facets of Oracle Database administration to his credit since 2003 at databasejournal.com and ioug.org. Jim's blog, Generally ... It Depends (http://jimczuprynski.wordpress.com), contains his regular observations on all things Oracle. His first book, "Oracle Database Upgrade, Migration and Transformation Tips & Techniques," was published in June 2015 through Oracle Press.