Mike Donovan joined Dbvisit in 2007 and has held a number of different roles within the organization, including head of the Global Support Team and Digital Business Development Pioneer. He was recently appointed to the role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO). He is enthusiastic about new technologies and enjoys working with customers and partners to conceive of and build new bridges between the existing RDBMS world and the new frontiers of big data for business benefit. Mike has a diverse background in technology and the arts, and considerable experience in technical customer support and software development. He is passionate about Oracle Database technology, having worked with it for more than a decade. He has also spoken at numerous industry conferences, spent time as a production DBA, and gained certifications on this RDBMS platform in versions 9i through 12c.