Bill D. Dunham
Bill is the founder and principal owner of OATC, Inc. He is a very well known Oracle Applications and Technology consultant, having worked with Oracle products since 1985, and Oracle EBS Applications since 1991. His extensive experience with EBS Apps and Technology has made him a trusted adviser to many clients throughout the US and Europe. Bill has worked in many IT and project capacities over the years, mostly focusing as a Program/Project Manager, Architect, Technical/Functional Lead, QA Manager and client advocate.
Bill has presented papers at many local and regional Oracle Application Users Group (OAUG) events and at Oracle OpenWorld (OOW). Bill has authored articles for OAUG INSIGHT magazine, as well as co-authored books, “Special Edition Using Oracle Applications” and “Special Edition Using Oracle 11i.” and is co-authoring a new book series called Oracle EBS StreetSmarts®.
Bill has designed, developed and authored papers on the “CRP Method” for enterprise application projects. This method focuses on critical and core project activities all while reducing project costs and focusing on client success.
Bill is a member of the Oracle EBS Applications Technology Customer Advisory Board (CAB) for Oracle Corporation, Director on the OAUG Board of Directors, Coordinator for ESOAUG, OAUG Customizations and Alternatives SIG Chair, Board Liaison to the OAUG GEO/SIG Committee, and an Oracle Applications & Applications Technology ACE, “Oracle ACE”.
Michael S. Barone
Michael is an Oracle E-Business Suite Database Administrator with 25 years of IT experience and 16 years of Oracle Applications DBA experience, including RAC (Real Application Cluster), ASM (Automatic Storage Management), and Oracle Applications (E-Business Suite). Contributing author of many of the StreetSmarts® books.
Michael’s experience includes full cycle installations and upgrades, as well as installation, administration, upgrade and development of Oracle relational databases. Most recently, Michael has installed, set up, upgraded and administered the production, test, and development databases for major international organizations, federal, state, and local government agencies, and manufacturers of hospital equipment, oil-and-gas distribution, automotive subassemblies, landscape equipment, diesel engines, jet engine turbine blades, medical equipment, pharmaceuticals, aluminum, concrete, wire and steel products. Michael specializes in upgrading existing Oracle Databases and Oracle Applications and has extensive experience with hot/cold E-Business Suite cloning and backup/restore/disaster-recovery. Michael is also an Oracle Applications & Applications Technology ACE, “Oracle ACE”, receiving this distinction in November 2017.