NoCOUG: Celebrating 25 years and 100 conferences
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Northern California Oracle Users Group (NoCOUG) and on November 9th 2011 they will hold their 100th conference.
If you are in the Northern California area you should consider attending Conference 100 on November 9th. Steven Feuerstein will provide the opening keynote followed by sessions from Craig Shallahamer, Kyle Haily, Alex Gorbachev, Greg Rahn, and Dan Tow. Conference 100 will be held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View CA and if you RSVP by October 31 you will receive a free pass to the exhibition at the Computer History Museum. RSVP today at http://www.nocoug.org/rsvp.html.
Also this month NoCOUG released the 100th issue of their journal which can be downloaded from their web site at http://bit.ly/rC2gRA. Issue 100 features an interview with Michael Stonebreaker as well as a reprint of the paper written by Dr. Edgar Codd, A Shared Model of Data for Large Shared Data Banks, which sparked the relational database revolution.
2011 marks a significant milestone for NoCOUG, come celebrate with them November 9th!