Markus Michalewicz has been with Oracle for nearly 20 years in various positions.

He is currently a Senior Director with Oracle America and manages the Oracle Database High Availability (HA), Scalability, Maximum Availability Architecture (MAA) and Cloud Migration product management (PM) team, which is part of Oracle Database development. Using database technologies such as Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC), Application Continuity (AC), and Oracle Data Guard, including the Active Data Guard option, his team has ensured 24*7 availability of high-throughout OLTP and DWH database systems around the world and revolutionized the way Oracle’s customers get to experience the Oracle Database on-premises as well as when moving into the cloud using Zero Downtime Migration (ZDM).

Applying real world experience and customer feedback, his team is also instrumental in designing Oracle’s Database Cloud offerings, including Oracle Autonomous Database following Oracle’s industry-leading Maximum Availability Architecture best practices.