Luca Canali is a senior DBA and team lead for CERN database services in Geneva. Luca has started working with Oracle products in 2000 in various industry sectors, including finance, telecom and utility. In 2005 Luca has joined CERN for the start-up of the database services for Physics. Luca enjoys learning and sharing knowledge on how to get the best out of database technology. He has presented at Oracle conferences in the recent past on the topics, among others, of ASM internals, RAC, Oracle compression, Data life cycle management, Active Data Guard, DB storage performance.