John started working for Oracle in 1998 and has had roles in development, sales and support focusing on Oracle database and application performance. He is currently a manager in the Real-World Performance Group in database development. The RWP Group works on the highest level POCs and escalations, works with development engineers to improve the database product, and educates others about how to get the best performance from the Oracle Database.
John’s main performance philosophies are 1. Understand the problem 2. Use common sense 3. Keep solutions simple.