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Syed Jaffar Hussain

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Syed Jaffer Hussain, Technical Director at eProseed KSA is an Oracle ACE Director in the area of Database Management & Performance since 2011. With over 20+ years of experience as a principal consultant, architect and trainer, Jaffer is recognized globally as one of the authorities in his area of expertise. For his immense technical skills and contribution to the Oracle community, he was named as the ‘Best DBA of the year 2011’ by Oracle Head Quarters. He was the first Oracle DBA to achieve Oracle Certified Master (OCM) credentials in Saudi Arabia and only Oracle ACE Director in the region.
Over the past 18 years or so, he has been involved in many local and international banks/customers where he successfully implemented and managed highly complex cluster and non-cluster setups with hundreds of business-critical databases. Involved and successfully implemented Exadata, Super Cluster and Oracle Data Guard technologies for business critical databases. His broad knowledge and high level skills in the areas of Performance Tuning, Architecture, High Availability, Disaster Recovery, Backup and recovery strategies and Engineered systems indeed helped to achieve the great success to the customers and the companies he associated.
He also write articles for magazines, web sites and also manages an Oracle blog (jaffardba.blogspot.com) where he shares his knowledge and problem solving tips. Jaffer is a frequent presenter at international conferences such as All India Oracle User Group (AIOUG), Oracle Open World, Saudi Oracle User Group, Turkey Oracle User Group etc. Jaffar has co-authored four (04) Oracle books, Oracle 11g R1/R2 Real Application Cluster Handbook, Expert Oracle RAC 12c, Oracle Exadata Expert’s Handbook and Oracle Problem Solving and Troubleshooting Handbook.