Piet is an experienced Database Consultant and Administrator, specializing in Oracle databases and High-Availability. He is in IT since 1987, and specializes in Oracle- and Databases-related technology since 1994. He combines technical knowledge with extensive experience in global organizations. His energetic personality and language-skills makes him ideal for pioneering and ground-breaking projects in a multi-national environment. He also invests a lot of effort in maintaining a network of Like-Minded Oracle specialists worldwide and is a regular speaker at international user group events and symposia. Oh, and Piet has a preference for Simple solutions.