David Kurtz has worked with the Oracle database since 1989 and with PeopleSoft ERP applications since 1996, specialising in system performance tuning. He works as an independent consultant. He is the author of PeopleSoft for the Oracle DBA (www.psftdba.com), and blogs about PeopleSoft (blog.psftdba.com) and Oracle (blog.go-faster.co.uk). David is an Oracle ACE Director and a proud member of the Oak Table. He is a regular presenter at Oracle and PeopleSoft conferences.