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Embarcadero Webinar to Showcase Best Practices and Techniques for Optimizing Applications and Tuning Indexes

Martin Hubel, Database Consultant and DBA Evangelist, and Embarcadero's Scott Walz, to Share the Techniques Developers Can Use to Avoid Index Tuning Pitfalls

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/24/14 -- Embarcadero Technologies, a leading provider of software solutions for application and database development, is hosting a webinar on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 that will provide database developers with best practices for optimizing applications, and key insights into the techniques that can be used to avoid common pitfalls in index tuning.

Overview: Database Tuning Webinar

Developers spend a lot of time tuning indexes, which can be frustrating. This webinar will examine the best practice strategies and techniques for avoiding index tuning pitfalls. Developers who participate will learn the steps they can take to tune and optimize indexes, including:

  • Which indexes to drop
  • 3 Main "Truths" when tuning applications
  • How to avoid index tuning from going awry

Tuesday July 29, 2014
7:00 AM PDT / 9:00 AM CDT / 10:00 AM EDT
11:00 AM PDT / 1:00 PM CDT / 2:00 PM EDT

1 hour live webinar (45-min presentation followed by 15-min Q&A). Participants will be able to submit questions during the webinar.

Martin Hubel - Database Consultant and DBA Evangelist, MHC Inc.

Martin Hubel has both extensive and intensive experience in database design, application architecture, and system administration for relational database management systems. For the past 20 years, Martin has consulted and taught more than 400 clients worldwide to use database management systems more effectively.

Scott Walz - DBA Evangelist for Embarcadero Technologies
Scott Walz has more than 20 years of experience in the area of database development and currently serves as the Director of Software Consultants for Embarcadero Technologies. Prior to joining Embarcadero 12 years ago, Scott served as a development lead for Louisville Gas & Electric. He holds a bachelor's degree in computer information systems from Western Kentucky University.

Online registration for the Webinar is now open at:

An on-demand replay of the webinar and PDF of the slide presentation will be available to registrants after the webinar.

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About Embarcadero Technologies
Embarcadero Technologies, Inc. is a leading provider of award-winning tools for application developers and database professionals so they can design systems right, build them faster and run them better, regardless of their platform or programming language. Ninety of the Fortune 100 and an active community of more than three million users worldwide rely on Embarcadero products to increase productivity, reduce costs, simplify change management and compliance, and accelerate innovation. Founded in 1993, Embarcadero is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices located around the world. To learn more, please visit

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