KScope12 is turning out to be that marathon run like a sprint. I couldn’t even manage to get out a report of Day One on time. I was simply too busy when I had any energy and no energy when I had (extremely brief) downtime. Such are the hallmarks of a great conference.
Here’s the crowd (actually, it got to almost SRO, so I was quite chuffed about that) getting ready to hear me talk about my chapter in the Developing Essbase Applications – “Slay the Evil of Bad Data in Essbase with ODI.”
I only rehearsed it, oh eight times, and while practice didn’t deliver perfection at least it didn’t result in outright disaster.
Oh, did I do that? Why yes I did.The above was quite serious but Kscope is that unique mix of work and fun. The latter part of that combination evinced itself during the General Session. Words pretty much fail me (and while I have never kissed the Blarney Stone, I could almost be Irish – I do like Guiness) with this one:
If you weren’t there, you should have been because it was…memorable. That’s ODTUG’s board of directors getting ready to roast Mike Riley, former retiring president of ODTUG. Scary, eh?