Skant Gupta is an Oracle Certified Cloud Professional in Oracle Databases 12c, an Oracle Certified Expert in Oracle Real Application Clusters(RAC) in Oracle 12c & 11g, an Oracle Certified Expert in Oracle Exadata Database Machine Administrator and an Oracle Certified Professional in Oracle Database 10g, 11g and 12c. He is specialized in Oracle Database High Availability, RAC Clusters, DataGuard, Backup/Recovery and Database Migrations. He works at Vodafone Technology in the UK and formerly worked as Senior DBA at Etisalat in Dubai(UAE). He has six years of experience with various Oracle technologies, focus mainly on cloud, database and high availability, Oracle Weblogic Suite, Oracle Exadata and Oracle GoldenGate. He has presented at several Oracle user groups worldwide, most recently in the US, the United Arab Emirates, and the India. He is also Technical Writer on Oracle OTN, Oracle OTN Spanish and Oracle OTN Portuguese with more than 30 article published in Oracle Technical Network.