||Erik Benner is an Oracle ACE, author, and Enterprise Architect. He has worked with Oracle and Sun Systems since the mid-90s and is experienced with most of the core Oracle technologies. Erik leverages his experience with all of Oracle's Engineered Systems to provide holistic designs that combine database, middleware, and virtualization technologies. Erik has a broad and deep understanding of Oracle Infrastructure technology and how the Oracle database and middleware systems run best with an Oracle-on-Oracle solution. When not flying to the far points of the country from the Atlanta metro area, he enjoys spending time with his family at their observatory, where the telescopes outnumber the people. For more information, follow Erik's blog at http://TalesFromTheDatacenter.com or on Twitter @erik_benner.