Oracle Ace Director

Awarded Oracle Excellence Award for Technologist of the Year: DBA, 2011

Syed Jaffar Hussain, the Database Support Team Lead in Inma Bank, is an Oracle Certified Master (10g), Oracle ACE, Oracle RAC Certified Expert and OCP v8i, v9i, v10g and v11g DBA having above 17 years of Information Technology experience, which includes over 9 years as an Oracle DBA. Over the past 9 years, he has worked as an Oracle consultant with many international clients (mostly in the banking sector) and has been involved in several challenging projects such as implementing RAC, setting up Data Guard for all the business critical databases, tuning databases to increase the throughput, and database migration/upgrade on various operating systems.

Syed frequently participates in delivering Oracle University advanced 5-day courses and one-day RMAN seminars on behalf of Oracle EMEA. He also shares his knowledge in several Oracle-related forums and often updates his blog and successfully co-authored an Oracle 11g R1/R2 RAC Handbook. Jaffer is honored to be the first person working in the Middle East to be an Oracle ACE.You may reach him at