Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Location: Amazon, 323 Washington Ave. N - 7th Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Conference Room 07.201
  • Almost nine in ten (86%) IT decision-making professionals say their senior management has mandated a cloud adoption strategy in all forms.
  • Three in five IT decision makers (59%) say they are planning to migrate their legacy Oracle applications or databases this year.


Register today! Learn valuable tips and collaborate with Oracle and AWS experts. Our in-depth Immersion Day walks you through the nuts and bolts of making the move of Oracle to AWS with a hands-on Immersion Lab including:

  • AWS foundations track covering EC2, Storage and Amazon RDS
  • Oracle Licensing Compliance
  • Oracle Databases on AWS – EC2 vs. RDS
  • Running Oracle Applications on AWS, Migrating to AWS and Disaster Recovery
  • Next steps to leverage AWS Redshift to modernize analytics for Oracle Applications


Topic Time
Registration and Coffee 8:00 – 8:30 AM
Welcome and Introduction, Session Objectives 8:30 – 8:45 AM
Module1: Intro to AWS and EC2, Storage and Amazon RDS 8:45 – 9:30 AM
Module 2: Immersion Hands-On Lab: EC2 (and S3 Lab, time permitting) 9:30 – 10:15 AM
Break 10:15 – 10:30 AM
Module 3: Intro to Networking and Security 10:30 – 11:00 AM
Module 4: Immersion Hands-on Lab: VPC Networking 11:00 – 11:30 PM
Lunch (participants can choose to finish labs) 11:30 – 12:15 PM
Module 5: License Compliance 12:15 – 1:00 PM
Module 6: Best Practices for Oracle Database Migration, RDS, RDS Oracle Engine 1:00 – 1:45 PM
Module 7: Immersion Hands-on Lab: Database Migration Service – Oracle to Amazon RDS 1:45 – 2:30 PM
Break 2:30 – 2:45 PM
Module 8: Oracle Applications on AWS (Migrating Oracle Applications to AWS, Oracle Disaster Recovery) 2:45 – 3:30 PM
Module 9: Immersion Hands-on Lab: Oracle EBS on EC2 or License Manager (Choose Your Adventure) 3:30 – 4:15 PM
Wrap-up / Networking Reception 4:15 PM

Attendees are required to bring their own laptops.

Who Should Attend?

  • IT managers and technical staff responsible to administer, configure, maintain, develop and implement policies and procedures for ensuring the integrity and security of an Oracle environment
  • Oracle Application managers and technical staff responsible for Oracle tier 1 (ERP, Finance, SCM, HCM), tier 2 business applications and related integrations
  • Developers and administrators responsible for the company’s custom applications built on Oracle database and technology

1 Online survey of over 300 IT professionals with influence and decision making responsibility (e-Book, March 2019, “Oracle to the Cloud: Top 5 Myths, Debunked” commissioned by Apps Associates and independently conducted by Regina Corso Consulting).

Here is what customers are saying about making the move to Oracle on AWS


The track record Apps Associates has on Oracle migrations and the partnership it has with AWS made us comfortable with the decision.

- Paul van den Brink, Oracle ERP Manager, Munchkin

Thomas Publishing

AWS was by far the most attractive option for us, as far as the services and the flexibility of the platform are concerned. We liked the fact that Apps Associates had a lot of experience moving Oracle databases and applications to AWS.

- Hans Wald, Chief Technology Officer, Thomas Publishing


Apps Associates has successfully brought 185+ Oracle customers to the cloud, helping companies of all sizes embrace an “actually, you can” attitude about cloud migration.

Apps Associates is the recognized industry leader for migrating and managing Oracle-to-the Cloud. With thousands of engagements, Apps Associates brings the knowledge, flexibility and relentless customer-first focus companies rely upon to help them move to the cloud and solve their most strategic and complex business challenges. Acting as an extension of customers’ IT teams, Apps Associates delivers breadth of services and dependability along with unparalleled agility and ROI. Longstanding customers such as Brooks Automation, Hologic Inc., Edwards Vacuum, and Take Two Interactive Software Inc. turn to Apps Associates as their trusted partner for the management of critical business needs, providing strategic consulting and managed services for Oracle, Salesforce, integration, analytics and public, private or hybrid cloud infrastructure. Apps Associates is an Oracle Platinum Partner, a Premier Consulting Partner with Amazon Web Services with competencies in Oracle and Managed Services as well as Salesforce Silver Consulting Partner.