About Me

Hello and welcome to my Oracle blog πŸ™‚

I hope you find it useful and visit again. Β Please do follow my Oracle blog and me on Social Media using the buttons on the sidebar.

For those who are interested to find out more about me:
I’m Zahid Anwar aka Zed DBA, an enthusiastic and knowledgeable Principal Β Consultant with 12 years of Oracle experience (as of 2016). Β I currently work for Version 1 in the UK, you can find out more about Version 1 here.

I’ve worked extensively in the following technologies:
Oracle 8i, 9i, 10g, 11g, 12c Database
Oracle Maximum Availability Architecture
Oracle RAC 10g, 11g and 12c
Oracle Data Guard 10g, 11g and 12c
Oracle Enterprise Manager 9i, 10g, 11g and 12c
Oracle RMAN 10g, 11g and 12c
Performance and SQL Tuning
Oracle Engineered Systems

OS:Β Oracle Enterprise Linux, RHEL, Solaris, HP UNIX, AIX and Windows

NetApps Filers: Snapshot, SnapMirror and FlexClone
Exadata X4-2, X5-2
Oracle Database Appliance X4-2, X5-2

I also have the following certifications:
Oracle Certified Master (OCM): Database Administration 11g
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP): Database Administration 10g, 11g & 12c
Oracle Certified Real Application Clusters (RAC) Expert: 10g, 11g & 12c

Specialist certifications:
Oracle Database Appliance Certified Pre-Sales & Sales Specialist
Oracle Exadata Database Machine 2014 Certified Pre-Sales, Sales & Implementation Specialist
Oracle Exadata Database Machine and Cloud Service 2017 Certified Implementation Specialist
Oracle Real Application Clusters 11g Certified Implementation Specialist
Oracle Real Application Clusters 12c Certified Implementation Specialist

Verified by Acclaim, you can see my page here.






Kassim Chaudhry, my nephew for proofreading my blog posts πŸ™‚

14 thoughts on “About Me

    • Thanks Ravi, keep eye out on my blog or subscribe. Few basics posts coming soon and some advance posts like Exadata patching and Grid Infrastructure upgrades πŸ‘πŸ½πŸ˜Š


  1. I have some quoestions regarding exadata, can you please let me know how to reach to you

    I mean email id or where to post the questions.



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