René Antúnez

Team Lead, Public Speaker, and Photographer in Chihuahua, Mexico

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Currently I am an Oracle ACE ; Speaker at Oracle Open World, Oracle Developers Day, OTN Tour Latin America and APAC region and IOUG Collaborate ; Web Chair of ORAMEX (Mexico Oracle User Group), Web Events Chair for IOUG Cloud Computing Special Interest Group (SIG) ; At the moment I am an Oracle Project Engineer at Pythian working with cloud migration projects, Exadata , EM13c and upgrade projects. Building relationships and trust with clients like Medianet, Freshdirect , Jcrew and AEG Worldwide.

Formerly I worked for Oracle as a Cloud Solution Architect in which it involved in many challenging projects including, Exadata, ODA and EM 12c implementation, as well as upgrade projects specialising in backup strategy and high availability solutions.

Previous to that I was an IT lead consultant stationed in Beijing for General Electric in its PeopleSoft strategy, with a 2 years of project management and 6 years of Oracle DBA experience in backup,recovery and SQL tuning.In these roles, I have led the implementation of RMAN to help reduce space costs by 55 percent and reducing the mean time to recover by 35 percent.

As a team manager I lead the CIS Peoplesoft team through the process of upgrading more than 90+ DB’s from to

I have also provided coaching and mentoring of Softtek’s DBA internal academy in Aguascalientes,Mexico and Business Analysis course in Wuxi, CN.

In my free time I like to say that I'm Movie Fanatic, Music Lover and bringing the best from México (Mexihtli) to the rest of the world and in the process photographing it ;)

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